Monthly Archives: November 2006

Applicants for City of Tampa Vacancies

Sorry if we’re a little late on this, as Sticks of Fire and Seminole Heights have both posted about today’s news. Fifty-two people have applied for the City Council vacancies created when Kevin White and Rose Ferlita ran for county … Continue reading

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“Robo Calls”

The blogosphere is a-titter with posts about automated phone calls. It appears that someone – allegedly the NRCC – was harassing voters with automated calls that re-dialed if the listener didn’t hang on the phone long enough. There are other … Continue reading

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Minimum Wages – Florida and Federal

One of the major policy initiatives of soon-to-be-Speaker Nancy Pelosi is raising the minimum wage from $5.15 to $7.25 per hour. This would set the federal wage law temporarily higher than Florida’s current minimum wage, $6.67 per hour for 2006. … Continue reading

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Still Calling for Jeb to Run…

Vince Williams at OpEdNews.com still believes Florida Governor Jeb Bush will run for President. Ok, Jeb proclaimed he wasn’t going to run for President in 2008. So, let’s get this one out of the way right up front: since when … Continue reading

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2006 Weblog Awards

Okay, I am taking a moment to post on something other than politics… Okay, it’s shameless self-promotion… The 2006 Weblog Awards are not accepting nominations. They aren’t as impressive as Creative Loafing’s Best of the Bay awards, but nominations couldn’t … Continue reading

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