- Greenlight Pinellas looks like it will really screw up Fourth StreetPosted 8 hours ago
- Trey Radel to refund more than $63,000 to donorsPosted 10 hours ago
- Interesting how this headline from the Sarasota Herald-Tribune changedPosted 11 hours ago
- Pam Bondi to headline MavPAC fundraiser on April 21Posted 12 hours ago
- On second thought, Sen. Jack Latvala comes through for St. Pete soccer fansPosted 12 hours ago
- Florida Chamber says the state should “succeed” not “secede”Posted 12 hours ago
Greenlight Pinellas looks like it will really screw up Fourth Street
This week, the Yes for Greenlight initiative sent out a campaign email that, quite frankly, should frighten anyone who cares about the future of Fourth Street North in St. Petersburg. Under the header, “Did You Know? Bus Rapid Transit...
- Posted 8 hours ago
Trey Radel to refund more than $63,000 to donors
Former congressman Trey Radel is refunding contributors more than $63,000, according to the latest campaign finance report filed by the Florida Republican, who gave up his seat in January after pleading guilty to a drug charge. The...
- Posted 10 hours ago
Interesting how this headline from the Sarasota Herald-Tribune changed
Jeremy Wallace of the Sarasota Herald-Tribune had an interesting story this week about how a Republican candidate for the state House compared the feeling he had when President Barack Obama was elected with his reaction to the...
- Posted 11 hours ago
On second thought, Sen. Jack Latvala comes through for St. Pete soccer fans
Last month, this blog was highly critical of state Senator Jack Latvala’s opposition to including the North American Soccer League, the soccer league which includes St. Pete’s Rowdies, in a bill that would require the state Department of...
- Posted 12 hours ago
RightNOW Women PAC endorses Lizbeth Benacquisto
RightNOW Women PAC has endorsed its second candidate of the cycle. The GOP-leaning political action committee is backing Lizbeth Benacquisto, who is running in Florida’s 19th Congressional District. The PAC – formed earlier this year by Marlene Colucci and Brittany Thune - will...
- Posted 15 hours ago
Personnel note: Erin Van Sickle exiting the FMA for Volunteer Florida
Communications pro and avid dog lover Erin VanSickle has left the Florida Medical Assocition to become the Communications and Legislative Affairs Director for Volunteer Florida. Before serving as Vice President of Communications and Marketing for the FMA,...
- Posted 16 hours ago
Will a “ho-hum” 2014 session lessen Will Weatherford’s legacy?
In a must-read analysis of the 2014 legislative session, News Service of Florida reporter Dara Kam synthesizes what most people have been saying about this year’s annual lawmaking effort: It’s boring in the capital. Blame the GOP-dominated...
- Posted 17 hours ago
AG Pam Bondi endorses Michael Scionti for Hillsborough Circuit Court
Today, the Committee to Elect Michael Scionti for Circuit Court Judge, Group 19, Thirteenth Judicial Circuit announced the endorsement of Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi. “I’ve known Michael Scionti and his family for many years and have had...
- Posted 18 hours ago
HD 31 hopeful Terri Seefeldt campaign continues to grow Lake County support
Leesburg City Commissioner Elise Dennison announced her support for conservative Republican Terri Seefeldt in the upcoming primary election for House District 31. “I have gotten to know Terri Seefeldt and as a strong local government advocate, I...
- Posted 18 hours ago
#1 seed Nick Iarossi upset by Travis Blanton as Elite Eight of TallyMadness is set
Just as a handful of premiere athletic conferences seems to always go deep into college basketball’s March Madness, this year’s TallyMadness — an online competition to determine Florida’s “best” lobbyist” — is dominated by some of the...
- Posted 19 hours ago