New GOP email

October 31, 2008

Subject: Dear Fellow Business Owners Dear Fellow Business Owners As a Business owner who employs 30 people, I have resigned myself to the fact that Barack Obama, will be our next President, and that my Taxes…

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IN Your Head Radio Backtracks 10.29

October 30, 2008

Noted Conservative, former Congressman John Leboutillier has a great take on what will happen November 5th. Listen to the radio interview Only Four days left to call the radio show 437-1620. Today we will talk poltics with…

Ford in trouble

October 30, 2008

In 2006 General Election, Republican Holly Benson beat Democrat Liz Campbell – 23,655 to 14,224. In the 2007 Special Election, Clay Ford beat Campbell – 7,328 to 5,863. Democrats and Other have already cast in Escambia…

Early voting totals

October 30, 2008

These are just the total early voting as of the close of 10/30/08. Other posts included absentees received. ESCAMBIA COUNTY SOE Office 7,644 Tryon Library 12,784 Southwest Library 5,960 Cantonment SOE 5,870 Total: 32,258 SANTA ROSA…

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ECSO deputies taser undercover agent

October 30, 2008

WEAR TV 3 reports: The state is investigating the tasing of one of it’s undercover beverage agents by Escambia Sheriff’s Deputies. It happened at the liquor cabinet store on Fairfield and Lillian around one yesterday. Two…

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Revised LWV charter paper

October 29, 2008

To Whom it may Concern, The League of Women Voters of the Pensacola Bay Area hereby withdraws, rescinds and retracts the document titled “Charter White Paper of the League of Women Voters of the Pensacola Bay…

Early and Absentee Voting as of 7:45 a.m.

October 29, 2008

From Escambia County Election Supervisor David Stafford: COUNTYWIDE 56,714 total 24,001 DEM 26,133 REP 6,580 OTHER House District 3 24,246 total 11,853 DEM 9,625 REP 2,768 OTHER Note: Republican incumbent Clay Ford could be in trouble.…

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Panama City scores 5000 jobs

October 29, 2008

A Country Corner theme park/development similar to the one in Branson, Missouri, has broken ground 45 minutes north of the New Panama City International Airport. Its theme is country music. The park is expected to add…

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Tough times at PNJ

October 29, 2008

The PNJ and its Pensacola Business Journal have cut back their “40 under 40” to “12 under 40” in its November PBJ – a 70 percent reduction. The monthly itself is down to only 20 pages.…

Martinez won, but broke the law

October 29, 2008

U.S. Sen. Mel Martinez has been fined $99,000 for violating campaign finance laws to help him win his 2004 election against Betty Castor. Martinez beat Castor 49.4 percent to 48.3 percent, a margin of about 75000…

What is up in Santa Rosa County

October 29, 2008

There are only two early voting places in Santa Rosa County: Elections Office 6495 Caroline St., Milton, Fl. South Service Center 5841 Gulf Breeze Pkwy., Gulf Breeze, Fl. Supervisor Ann Bodenstein could have established early voting…

Early voting hours extended

October 29, 2008

Governor Crist issued an executive order yesterday mandating the change in schedule throughout the state. Early voters may cast their ballots today through Saturday, Nov. 1, from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Early voters in Escambia…

Busiest voting day yet

October 28, 2008

Escambia County Supervisor of Elections David Stafford reported last night that Monday was the busiest early voting day yet – over 3500 votes cast. He is predicting that as many as 85 percent of the registered…

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Judge throws out birth certificate challenge

October 28, 2008

The Philadelphia Enquirer reports that U.S. District Judge R. Barclay Surrick threw out a complaint by attorney Philip Berg who claimed that Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama was born in Mombasa, Kenya and is not even…

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Breakdown of early voting

October 27, 2008

For Escambia County: These figures are as of noon, Oct. 27 and include early voting and absentees. County Districts Dist. 1 Democrat–3,490 Republican–4,565 Dist. 2 Democrat–3,267 Republican–5,594 Dist 3 Democrat–5,571 Republican–1,461 Dist 4 Democrat–3,865 Republican–5,490 Dist…