Opinion

Editorials

Who gets deported? Sarasota sheriff wants clarity from ICE

As a law enforcement official who, like many others, takes guidance from the federal government, I am asking for clarity; it’s as simple as that. Define who will qualify for deportation, what laws will be used to detain these individuals within our jails, and who will be the federal agency responsible for ensuring that these laws are enforced consistently throughout the country.

Letters to the Editor

Keystone Pipeline will prevent derailments

President Trump recently gave the green light to the Keystone Pipeline. If we had a president from 2009-2017 who believed in the safety of the pipeline, this would have been finished a long time ago. Having oil transported via rail lines creates problems — it’s called derailment. In the 1970s, some 40 years ago, we built the Alaska Pipeline. The safety record is outstanding.

Videos

New documentary, 'American Dreams,' to make world debut

Movie made in Manatee County examines the psychological aspects of immigration. It will premier at the Sarasota Film Festival.
Richard Dymond Bradenton Herald
New documentary, 'American Dreams,' to make world debut 1:43

New documentary, 'American Dreams,' to make world debut

Trump's goal to not make mistakes lasts for one second 0:36

Trump's goal to not make mistakes lasts for one second

In Florida, it's Legislature vs. City Hall 0:45

In Florida, it's Legislature vs. City Hall

Armed crook ambushes auto parts store 1:19

Armed crook ambushes auto parts store