No Sales Tax on Hurricane Preparedness Items in Florida!

Beginning tomorrow, May 31, 2014 Floridians will have the opportunity to prepare for the upcoming hurricane season by purchasing qualified hurricane preparedness items without the added sales tax.  "The sales tax holiday is great way for retailers to help raise awareness of the need to be prepared, while delivering tax savings for our residents," says … Continue reading No Sales Tax on Hurricane Preparedness Items in Florida!

Soapbox Sunday – No More Food Safety Regulations Required!

In 2011 Congress passed and President Obama signed the Food Safety and Modernization Act requiring mandatory testing of our food. This was the first update to safety standards in 80 years! Earlier this year the White House Office of Management and Budgets stripped all the wording from this bill making testing voluntary! Does this reflect a concern for our health and safety through prevention of food-borne illnesses and deaths?

European Study Links GMOs To Tumors

Monsanto, the company that manufactured Agent Orange for the Vietnam War, developed Round-Up tolerant GM corn which has been linked to tumors in a 2-year study completed by scientists at the University of Caen, Institute of Biology, in France.