Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Politics

NRA upset with Bradenton’s Sen. Galvano

BRADENTON - State Senator Bill Galvano is catching heat from the NRA over a donation from gun control advocates. Galvano from Bradenton received a big contribution...

Gov. Scott adds to red tide relief funding

TALLAHASSEE - Gov. Rick Scott must have heard those boos loud and clear at a Suncoast campaign stop earlier this week. A day after getting heckled...

Democrats Shapiro, Good Take Message To Voters

SARASOTA COUNTY - A pair of local Democrats spent Saturday on the campaign trail in Sarasota County. David Shapiro and Margaret Good took part in an...

Buchanan bill to ban cat and dog consumption passes House

SARASOTA - A bill sponsored by Suncoast Congressman Vern Buchanan to outlaw the slaughter of dogs and cats for meat consumption passed the U.S. House...

Different ideologies clash in Sarasota GOP

SARASOTA - An alleged 'white nationalist' has insinuated himself into the Sarasota GOP. Peter Gemma has become increasingly involved in local politics, but his past affiliation...

City of Venice doles out raises

SARASOTA - The city manager, and the city clerk are both getting raises in Venice. The Venice City Council gave its initial approval to a...

Property taxes could remain the same in North Port

SARASOTA - There is a proposal on the table in North Port for the property tax to remain the same. The North Port City Commission...

Sarasota taxpayers get a glimpse of bill

SARASOTA - Property owners should have a pretty good idea how much they will owe in property taxes this year. State–mandated Truth In Millage, or...

Suncoast veteran says John McCain’s funeral represents unity in America

SARASOTA - America says farewell to Senator John McCain as his family, friends, and colleagues attend his celebration of life. McCain's funeral service at the...

Political Corner: Zieglers Are Political Power Couple In Sarasota

SARASOTA -  There aren't too many households where the husband and wife are each are in the political world of elected service. But that's what...