May 31, 2000
Safe shelters overlooked
Incompetent inspections of evacuation shelters have resulted in the rejection of suitable shelters and a shortage for the Tampa Bay area.
Caution in deregulating
Deregulation of the electricity industry is not as simple as it sounds, and Congress should move carefully in that direction. The task will be difficult enough without the industry's polluting the debate with misinformation and using scare tactics to pressure politicians and confuse the public. But that's exactly what major electric utilities have been doing, according to a recent report in the Washington Post.
Arm-twisting religion fuels resistance
As expected, my May 14 column about Palm Beach County residents who returned a Jesus video to its sender, the Jesus Video Project, brought an avalanche of letters and e-mail from irate Christians.
President Clinton should be held to a higher standard
Re: Treat Clinton equitably, editorial, May 27.