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Apples and Oranges: Gender & Justice Programs

Apples and Oranges: Gender & Justice Programs

Justice-involved women and girls are often treated through programs and services targeted towards the larger population: men and boys
Monday, December 19, 2016/Author: Elle Piloseno/Number of views (1247)/Comments (0)/
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STEM the Tide of Vacant Teacher Positions

STEM the Tide of Vacant Teacher Positions

America’s education system is facing a crisis that will affect our children and our future. Teachers have been leaving schools at alarming rates with no one to replace them.
Thursday, December 15, 2016/Author: Josh Gabel/Number of views (1352)/Comments (0)/
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An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure

Could it be that the medical model can only take us so far along our road to better health? Are there alternate routes we should explore?
Monday, December 12, 2016/Author: Allison Wiman/Number of views (1825)/Comments (0)/
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How Attractive is Florida's Business Tax Climate?

How Attractive is Florida's Business Tax Climate?

Like beauty, the attractiveness of a state’s business climate is in the eye of the beholder. There are many measures of states’ tax and business climates.
Monday, December 05, 2016/Author: Kurt Wenner/Number of views (1369)/Comments (0)/
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Sentencing Doesn't Require Psychic Powers

Sentencing Doesn't Require Psychic Powers

As crime in Florida continues to decline and state prison populations continue to exceed 100,000 inmates, policymakers and practitioners are all seeking to mitigate corrections cost by opting for less costly, but just as effective, alternatives.
Monday, November 28, 2016/Author: Elle Piloseno/Number of views (1206)/Comments (0)/
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ARNPs Help Florida's Patients, and its Economy

ARNPs Help Florida's Patients, and its Economy

An overwhelming body of evidence shows that Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners (ARNPs) provide safe and effective care at a reduced cost.
Tuesday, November 22, 2016/Author: Allison Wiman/Number of views (1401)/Comments (0)/
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Zoonoses Uncaged!

Zoonoses Uncaged!

Given our relationships with animals, would it surprise you to know that even mundane exposure to pets, livestock, wildlife, and insects has the potential to result in a zoonotic infection, and that there are currently 868 known zoonotic diseases?
Thursday, November 10, 2016/Author: Allison Wiman/Number of views (1211)/Comments (0)/
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Presidential Candidates Need to Get Serious About the Federal Debt

Presidential Candidates Need to Get Serious About the Federal Debt

With tomorrow being Election Day, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have been ramping up their campaign efforts to swing voters into their camps. Both have been traveling to vital battleground states, bringing along their economic messages that they hope can turn out voters to the polls.
Monday, November 07, 2016/Author: Josh Gabel/Number of views (1392)/Comments (0)/
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Flu IQ – Go ahead and take a shot

Flu IQ – Go ahead and take a shot

Across the nation, influenza infections result in tens of thousands of hospitalizations and thousands of deaths annually.  It is estimated that over 1.3 million Floridians will catch the flu this year, resulting in 2.3 million lost days of work and $307 million in lost productivity.
Thursday, November 03, 2016/Author: Allison Wiman/Number of views (1822)/Comments (0)/
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Broward Bond Oversight Committee Settles In

Broward Bond Oversight Committee Settles In

If the August 29, 2016 meeting is any indication, the Broward Bond Oversight Committee is getting more and more comfortable in its role of overseeing the implementation of the $800 million general obligation bond program approved by Broward voters to renovate and improve Broward’s public schools. The issues raised and questions asked by Committee members reflected a thorough and careful review of reports provided by District staff and by Florida TaxWatch.
Monday, October 31, 2016/Author: Bob Nave/Number of views (1184)/Comments (0)/
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