Commissioners make connections at White House

Pasco County commissioners Kathryn Starkey and Jack Mariano attended a special White House conference to promote communications between the state’s county commissions and federal agencies. The Florida County Commissioners’ White House Conference met on July 27, and included about 120 county commissioners and staff from all over the state. It was the second in what is planned as a series of … [Read more...]

In Print: Spending $119,000 on a campaign with no opponent

State Rep. Richard Corcoran, R-Land O' Lakes, may find his return to Tallahassee an easy one in the November election, especially if he doesn't draw an opponent. But the man in-line to become the House Speaker in late 2015 has spent more than $9,000 a month on his re-election campaign, and far more than any other House candidate, whether they have an opponent or not. Corcoran knows he's … [Read more...]