Archive for August, 2012

August 30, 2012

This week we celebrate Labor Day. Like Memorial Day, it is a uniquely American holiday. Labor Day traditionally marks the end of summer. It has been a long, hot summer here in the Heart of Dixie. For that matter is has been a record breaking hot summer throughout the nation.

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August 23, 2012

The Republican Convention is next week in Tampa, Florida. It is not by accident that this central Florida city has been chosen by the GOP for their national convention. They want to do everything under the sun to ingratiate themselves to Floridians.

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August 16, 2012

This year’s GOP presidential contest has been one for the record books. There has been a continuous topsy turvy, up and down, kaleidoscope of frontrunners to be the Republican nominee. Mitt Romney will be nominated in Tampa next week. However, he has had to fight for the nomination. Going back to last year we have […]

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August 09, 2012

The second regular legislative session of the quadrennium ended a few months ago with a plethora of legislation. It was not quite as prolific as last year, but pretty close. However, it was just as conservative as the first. This group may not be deliberative but they are very focused, efficient and productive.

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August 02, 2012

As we enter the dog days of summer, the race for president presses onward at a steady pace. It will be a close contest in the fall. Barack Obama won four years ago because of the economy and if he loses in November it will be due to the economy. It will not be a […]

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