Florida

The Government Is The Enemy Of Freedom

"Rights aren’t rights if someone can take them away. They’re privileges. That’s all we’ve ever had in this country, is a bill of temporary privileges. And if you read the news even badly, you know that every year the list gets shorter and shorter..."

Can Yellen Keep The Boom Going?

Yellen, like notorious previous Fed chiefs including Strong, Martin, and Greenspan, can now claim success in having prolonged and strengthened an asset price inflation which otherwise may well have been about to enter its severe end phase. If history is any guide, the result of that success is to be feared.

Great Moments In Local Government Tyranny

We focus most of our ire on the federal government because bad policy from Washington is the biggest threat to our nation’s freedom and prosperity. But we also get plenty of bad policy from other levels of government...

James Clapper Denies Obama Wiretapped Trump

The former Director of National Intelligence under the Obama administration, James Clapper, denied there was a secret court order for surveillance at Trump Tower. Speaking on NBC's Meet The Press, Clapper said that in the national intelligence activity he oversaw, "there was no such wiretap activity mounted against the president, the president-elect at the time, as a candidate or against his campaign."

Violence, Fighting Breaks Out Between Trump Supporters, Protesters In Berkeley

In a day when Trump supporters organized peaceful rallies across the nation in support of the president, violence broke out Saturday in the liberal, if not quite tolerant, west coast capital of Berkeley, when Trump fans and protesters started fighting each other in broad daylight, while police in riot gear stood at a distance.

Florida's Government Built A Train - And It Didn't Go Well

After the train’s first year, the SunRail was $27 million in the red, taking in just $7.2 million. Things didn’t get better in 2016, a recent study has found that the cost of SunRail to issue and collect tickets is greater than the revenue from ticket sales.

McDonald's Cunning Plan To Recover Millions In Lost Customers: Home Delivery

In an attempt to recover its eroding client base, McDonald's will soon provide an in-home delivery service. The company, which has been offering delivery for many years in Asia, is now testing delivery in the U.S. and Europe and more Asian markets. In Florida, it has partnered with ride-sharing service Uber to deliver food.