Nonprofit allegedly gets taxpayer grants after IRS revokes tax status

By   /  July 22, 2014  /  Florida, News  /  No Comments

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A South Florida nonprofit allegedly received hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars after the IRS revoked the group’s tax-exempt status.

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Want to end border surge? Stop flow of money to Central America, experts say

By   /  July 22, 2014  /  Florida, News  /  No Comments

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One solution to the illegal immigration crisis gripping the nation’s southern border may be as simple as stopping U.S. aid to Central American governments.

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From Miami to Minnesota, protests call attention to immigration crisis

By   /  July 22, 2014  /  Federal Government, Florida, Immigration, Issues, Minnesota, National, News  /  No Comments

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By Eric Boehm | Watchdog.org
Along East Seventh┬áStreet in the Dayton’s Bluff neighborhood of St. Paul, Minn., more signs are in Spanish than English, advertising everything from used cars to groceries.
That backdrop certainly made Larry Dalin’s sign stand out.
Holding a sign that read “In Mexico, illegals are jailed,” Dalin was a lone sentry outside the Mexican [...]

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Florida orthodontist braces for oral arguments in Obamacare lawsuit

By   /  July 18, 2014  /  Florida, News  /  No Comments

DR. LARRY KAWA: The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals agreed to hear oral arguments relating to the Obama administration's questionable delay of the Affordable Care Act employer mandate.

While the Republican-led House weighs the efficacy of an Obamacare lawsuit, a Florida orthodontist has been duking it out in federal court for nearly a year. Now, a federal appeals court is taking up his case.

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Teachers union takes on Florida school choice law

By   /  July 18, 2014  /  Education, Florida, News  /  No Comments

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A lawsuit from Florida teachers would eliminate school choice for many low-income students and effectively kill a program to help students with autism and other special needs.

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Schools turn to retired police officers to protect students, save millions

By   /  July 17, 2014  /  Florida, News  /  No Comments

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Hiring retired police officers to keep the peace at schools seems like a no brainer, but one police union is pushing back.

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