Guest Commentary: Beware of the cry for more state land buying
June 22, 2016 “Buy the land, send the water south” has become a common rallying cry for Florida activists looking to return the flow of water from Lake Okeechobee to the Everglades. more »»
An Open Letter to the Mayor and Council Members of Fort Myers Beach...
June 22, 2016 To the editor: There was a time I believed a perfect vacation at the beach could only be found on an island in the middle of the ocean. more »»
Is the solution to max out the town's credit cards?
June 15, 2016 To the editor: We’ve just returned from three weeks in Europe and I began reading The Observer. I thought the Stormwater Fee fiasco was a problem and expressed my opinion before I left. more »»
Guest Commentary: Medicare Part B reimbursement cuts are backdoor rationing
June 15, 2016 Imagine being denied treatment for cancer because Washington bureaucrats decided that a cutting-edge new therapy that could cure you just wasn't “cost effective. more »»