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Rick Scott appoints three to Tampa-Hillsborough Expressway Authority

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Gov. Rick Scott announced Monday that he had appointed one new member and reappointed two others to the Tampa-Hillsborough County Expressway Authority.

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E.J. Otero blasts Hillsborough Commissioners for supporting Cuban consulate in Tampa

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Much of the Tampa Bay area business and political establishment is all in with having a Cuban consulate established in Tampa, so when the Hillsborough County Commission approved the idea recently, there was little resistance stated by any board members or members of the public. Since then, though,  two prominent Hillsborough Republicans – Danny Alvarez and now E.J. Otero – have slammed the board for its endorsement. Alvarez expressed his disavowal last week in an op-ed published in The Tampa…

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Danny Alvarez appointed to Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority

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On Friday, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Daniel Alvarez and the reappointment of Rebecca Smith to the Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority. Alvarez, of Seffner, is a managing member of The Alvarez Legal Group and an adjunct professor at the University of Tampa. He is the current Tampa Hispanic Heritage Hispanic Man of the Year. He previously served as a member of the Hillsborough Children’s Services Advisory Board. He succeeds Curtis Stokes and is appointed for a term beginning October…

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