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BP cuts $5K checks to $1K

BP cuts $5K checks to $1K

In the beginning of this BP oil disaster, I reported how BP initially tried to get fishermen to sign waivers when they joined the Vessels of Opportunity. I was able to get a copy of one of the waivers, which we showed the nation on MSNBC's "Countdown." BP later claimed the waiver was mistakenly [...]

Unofficial transcript of Touart-Valentino phone call

On Sunday, the Pensacola News Journal published an article on a taped conversation between former County Administrator George Touart and County Commissioner Gene Valentino. Valentino was making the call with the State Attorney's office listening in because he believed that Touart was trying to [...]

The Mindshare approach

BP's marketing and public relations firm, Mindshare, has a case study of its website that touts what the company does. Making BP's media dollars work harder Mindshare helped BP to make the most of their media investments across the many states of the USA. Destination The USA forms one [...]

Transparency Challenge for District 2

Transparency Challenge for District 2

The race in the Republican primary for Escambia County District 2 is a dogfight. The top candidates - incumbent Gene Valentino, former County Administrator George Touart, State Rep. Dave Murzin and newcomer Karen Sindel - all have had their financial status challenged at one time or [...]

Viewpoint on Pensacola Beach Master Plan

Viewpoint on Pensacola Beach Master Plan

My Fellow Pensacola Citizens, As a lifelong resident of Pensacola and Pensacola Beach, I have always been a proponent of improving the quality of life in our beautiful city. We have sat by and watched our neighboring states put together sweetheart deal after deal luring business into [...]

Improving use of minority vendors

Improving use of minority vendors

The Pensacola City Council's Finance Commitee will discuss today the recommendations made by the Small Business Enterprise (SBE) Ad Hoc Committee on MGT of America SBE Report. The MGT report has been out for over a year or, at least a draft was circulating a early as January 2009. MGT [...]