Opinion Columns & Blogs

Opinion Columns & Blogs

Pat Neal: Tax cut package prioritizes Floridians

Under Gov. Rick Scott, the state Legislature has passed numerous bills enacting sound tax cuts tailored to benefit the quality of life for the state’s residents. Essential to accelerating job creation, reducing costs on goods and services fundamental to living and doing business in Florida has been a staple of the Scott agenda.

Health News

ADHD column drew opposing responses

I fully expected my recent column on ADHD — in which I expanded upon noted Harvard psychologist (emeritus) Jerome Kagan’s contention that it is an “invention” — to stir the pot. Kagan said what I’ve been saying in this column and everywhere the opportunity has provided for more than 25 years. During that time, psychologists and psychiatrists have responded with vitriol and even threat, but when I have invited them to debate me, on their turf, at my expense, they have — to a person — become silent.

Videos

Buffalo Creek Little League closing in on district title

The 11-12 year old team mashed five home runs in Tuesday's victory. The team can win the District 26 championship on Saturday. Video by Jason Dill.
Jason Dill Bradenton Herald
Buffalo Creek Little League closing in on district title 0:37

Buffalo Creek Little League closing in on district title

Watch the emotional moment grieving dad meets the recipient of his daughter's heart 4:25

Watch the emotional moment grieving dad meets the recipient of his daughter's heart

FDOT officals on why Willowbrook was chosen for proposed noise wall 1:09

FDOT officals on why Willowbrook was chosen for proposed noise wall

Long Table at the Bus Station 1:52

Long Table at the Bus Station