All Aboard Florida begins construction on Fort Lauderdale station
All Aboard Florida began construction on its first station to be built in South Florida on Wednesday. "Today marks the start of progress on what will be one of the most transformative, history-making endeavors for Fort Lauderdale and the state of Florida," said Michael Reininger, president and chief development officer of All Aboard Florida. "Now that construction has begun, Broward County is ...
All Aboard for the California High-Speed Rail Chronicles!
After a few weeks' pause for reflection—and for article-writing, and for involvement with news from Scotland, Hong Kong, the Middle East, Pennsylvania, and Ohio—it's time once more to dig into California's ambitious and controversial plan to build a north-south High-Speed Rail (HSR) system. The HSR proposal is important, as the largest infrastructure project now being considered in our ...
Vets, and spouses,deserve betterFlorida has the third-largest veteran population in our country. As such, the community of veterans’ survivors faces multiple challenges; they are often unaware of what benefits are available to them, and they encounter many problems caused by the Veterans Administration’s failure to process claims for survivors in a timely manner.
Plan penalises parents
Regarding Johann Lamont's childcare plans. Instead of capping benefits, why not take steps to help ensure that parents who wish to be stay-at-home parents get the opportunity to do so?