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Former Congressman speaks out against medicare cuts

A recent survey conducted jointly by the Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research and Fabrizio-Ward found three of every four americans oppose medicare cuts and favored alternative proposals for trying to eliminate fraud. WUFT-FM’s Paula Cunnife spoke with Former Louisianna Congressman Billy Tauzin about these cuts. [Audio clip: view full post to …

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"News of the World" goes down

Paying police for information, hacking into people’s cell phones to get a story, misrepresentation—these outrageous practices sound like the plotline from Citizen Kane. But not so in Britain for the “News of the World.” The newspaper has closed following revelations their journalists used major unethical practices in the pursuit of …

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Four men arrested after panhandling detail

Following concerns about the increase in panhandling in Gainesville, Gainesville Police Department arrested four people in an undercover detail on Wednesday. As Paula Cunniffe reports, some homeless advocates do not agree with the operation. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

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Unemployment numbers continue to decrease in Florida

New employment figures released today show the rate of unemployment in Florida has dropped for the eight month in a row. WUFT-FM’s Paula Cunniffe spoke with University of Florida Economics Professor Dave Denslow, who says that an increase in tourism related jobs is helping the Florida economy. [Audio clip: view …

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