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AFP Outraged by AFL-CIO’s Refusal to Recognize Need for Reform in Florida’s Public Pension System

For Immediate Release
Monday, January 10, 2010

PALM BEACH GARDENS- Today, the AFL-CIO claimed that “nothing is wrong” with Florida’s public pension system.

In response, AFP-Florida State Director Apryl Marie Fogel released the following statement:

“The AFL-CIO has gone to great lengths countless times to protect a benefit package for its public sector members regardless of what is good for Florida and its taxpayers…

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America Lost A Hero Last Week

America lost a hero this past week, did you notice?

His name was Richard “Dick” Winters, the Easy Company commander whose World War II exploits were made famous by the book and television miniseries “Band of Brothers”.

Winters became the leader of Company E, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne Division on D-Day, after the death of the company commander during the invasion of Normandy.

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Support for Public Employee Unions Declines

Rasmussen Reports

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey shows that 45% of Americans now at least somewhat favor unions for public employees, while the identical number (45%) are opposed to them.

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Florida Right-Wingers Predictably Spew Nonsense In Response to Giffords Shooting

By Tom Tillison

With emotions running high over the tragedy in Arizona and all the discussion of how this event is being played out in the media, I thought it would be interesting to see what our friends on the other side of the aisle have to say about it.

Checking in with the Florida Progressive Coalition Blog, an appropriate measuring stick, I find a blog focusing on the tweets of a handful of “right wingers” in the aftermath of the shooting.

As the title suggests, not exactly a ‘fair and balanced’ analysis by a long shot…