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Candidate Dawn Thompson’s flier violates Florida House rules

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State House candidate Dawn Thompson must change some of her campaign literature because it violates House rules. Some of Thompson’s fliers display the Florida House of Representatives seal, a no-no, according to a letter written to her by Rep. Bill Galvano, R-Bradenton, chairman of the Rules and Calendar Council. “The official seal of the House of Representatives shall be used only by or on behalf of a member or officer of the House in conjunction with his or her official…

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Candidate Dawn Thompson’s flier violates Florida House rules

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State House candidate Dawn Thompson must change some of her campaign literature because it violates House rules. Some of Thompson’s fliers display the Florida House of Representatives seal, a no-no, according to a letter written to her by Rep. Bill Galvano, R-Bradenton, chairman of the Rules and Calendar Council. “The official seal of the House of Representatives shall be used only by or on behalf of a member or officer of the House in conjunction with his or her official…

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The case against Bob Hackworth’s campaign against Susan Latvala

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I would like to outline some of the pros and cons, from a purely political standpoint, of why Bob Hackworth should have run for the District 45 seat of the Florida House of Representatives rather than the seat currently held by Susan Latvala on the Pinellas County Commission.  This is the text of a memorandum I wrote to him (albeit unsolicited) when I learned he was considering a run. Perhaps the best way to sum up the difference between the two possible…

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The case against Bob Hackworth’s campaign against Susan Latvala

in Peter/The Bay and the 'Burg by

I would like to outline some of the pros and cons, from a purely political standpoint, of why Bob Hackworth should have run for the District 45 seat of the Florida House of Representatives rather than the seat currently held by Susan Latvala on the Pinellas County Commission.  This is the text of a memorandum I wrote to him (albeit unsolicited) when I learned he was considering a run. Perhaps the best way to sum up the difference between the two possible…

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