According to Justice Department records, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office took in more than $1.2 million from the federal Assets Forfeiture Fund just since 2007, part of the $230 million that all of Florida’s law-enforcement agencies received from the fund during that period.
Just 13% of Americans say the government can be trusted to do what is right always or most of the time, with just over three-quarters saying only some of the time and one in 10 saying they never trust the government, according to the poll.
America needs to return to the “shining beacon on a hill” that will bring hope to the world while bringing prosperity to the people. Let’s end the divide and start actually addressing our problems together and let’s start today so our children do not have to make impossible choices to provide better lives for their families.
The Dept. of Education has been successful. I just didn’t understand it’s goals. They were not to produce a more educated citizenry, but produce technically adept workers who have no understanding of how to think, of our history, or of the values that this country was founded. Making them easily manipulated and controlled. Obviously the system as designed does work.
We have in essence two choices for Florida’s Governor in 2014. Business as usual politicians like Charlie Crist and Rick Scott, who will raise and spend millions to tell you how terrible the other one is, or Adrian Wyllie, who will actually do something to help the people of Florida.