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Women’s Conference of Florida to hold leadership symposium in October

This fall, a group of Florida’s professional business women will gather in Tampa to discuss and learn ways to take …

Without challenger, Amy Foster wins in St. Pete District 8

As qualifying ended at 5 p.m. in St. Petersburg’s mayoral and City Council races, one race is over before it …

Rick Kriseman, Rick Baker and five longshots qualify for ballot in St. Pete’s mayoral contest

The deadline to qualifying to run in this year’s election for mayor of St. Petersburg ended at 5 p.m. on …

Hillsborough Democrats blast Confederate monument vote as ‘white supremacy, white privilege’

Two days after Hillsborough County Commissioners made national news by voting to keep a Confederate monument in front of its …

Activist Sky White ends Hillsborough Commission run, citing lack of minority ‘voter influence’

Saying she doesn’t think there is a sufficient “voter influence” for minority candidates currently, Sky White, a 33-year-old community activist who …

Is U.S. Term Limits coordinating a grassroots campaign against Jamie Grant?

Several state lawmakers — including Reps. Scott Plakon, Neil Combee, and Randy Fine — have received messages from their constituents asking them …

Now officially on the ballot, Corey Givens Jr. lays out platform

St. Petersburg City Council District 6 candidate Corey Givens, Jr., officially qualified for the ballot Thursday and said he was …

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Hoop dreams laid to rest (or why I have Nike tattoo on my leg)

Editor’s note – Republishing this on the anniversary of the events described. I am often asked why I have a …

Takeaways from Tallahassee — That time Aaron Bean ‘chickened out’

State Sen. Aaron Bean was at his carnival-barker best this week—including some surprises—when he spoke to teens attending this year’s …

Of course Andrew Gillum should drop out

The most difficult job in Florida politics right now is the one held by Brice Barnes. She is the finance …

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