Business Caring

State launches Florida Unique Abilities Partner Program

October 26, 2016

Today, Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) Executive Director Cissy Proctor joined Senate President Andy Gardiner, along with Florida businesses and advocates, to announce the launch of the Florida Unique Abilities Partner Program. Governor Rick Scott…

Escambia County

Workforce housing meeting cancelled

October 26, 2016

From Escambia County: Workforce Housing Community Meeting The upcoming community discussion on 20 potential developments of workforce housing properties under the Florida Housing Finance Corporation’s 9 percent Housing Tax Credit Program is canceled. The meeting was…

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2016 Election

Early voting and voting fears

October 25, 2016

On “Pensacola Speaks” today, I will have Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera will discuss early voting and the U.S. Senate race during the first half-hour. In the second half, Escambia County Supervisor of Elections David Stafford will…

2016 Election

Busting more voter fraud myths

October 25, 2016

Let’s bust a few more voter fraud myths: This meme has been circulated on Facebook and Twitter: Politifact has tackled all of these. Let’s start with 59 Philadelphia voter districts counting zero Romney votes in the…


City set to borrow more money

October 25, 2016

At the Oct. 10 Agenda Review Conference, the head of Pensacola Energy told the Pensacola City Council that he will be bringing to the board a bond issue to fund the replacement and upgrade of gas…