Florida State University

DeVoe L. Moore Center

College of Social Sciences & Public Policy

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DMC students and faculty alike publish commentary on publication outlets, including regular contributions to the Tallahassee Democrat and Gannett News Service.

Student Op-Eds

*Faculty Op-Eds

*Selected publications. Our faculty publishes commentary frequently on DMC-centric policies and other current events. The articles selected below capture the mission and/or values of the DMC.

  • 06/21 Staley, Samuel R. “Raising minimum wage too quickly is bad management by Tallahassee: Opinion.” Tallahassee Democrat
  • 02/21 Staley, Samuel R. “$15 minimum wage protects privilege: Opinion.” Tallahassee Democrat
  • 12/21 Staley, Samuel R. “How I came to use titles in referring to colleagues: Opinion.” Tallahassee Democrat.
  • 09/20 Staley, Samuel R. “Bad time for children’s services tax: Opinion.” Tallahassee Democrat.
  • 07/20 Staley, Samuel R. “DeSantis reflects prudence Fla. needs: Opinion.” Tallahassee Democrat.
  • 06/20 Staley, Samuel R. “Making progress on police brutality means changing incentives, reforms: Opinion.” Tallahassee Democrat.
  • 04/20 Staley, Samuel R. “Five principles to improve virtual work space: Opinion.” Tallahassee Democrat.
  • 12/19 Holcombe, Randall G. “For sales tax, seller’s state matters, not buyer’s: Opinion.” Tallahassee Democrat.
  • 08/19 Staley, Samuel R. “Guilty please alone will not purge city of corruption: Opinion.” Tallahassee Democrat.
  • 05/19 Staley, Samuel R. “Cascades Park analysis focused on spending, not costs – purposefully: Opinion.” Tallahassee Democrat.