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District GOP voters sticking with Gaetz

Florida Politics reports a recent poll of GOP Florida panhandle voters found 63% believe Congressman Matt Gaetz believe he isn’t guilty of sex-trafficking and 72%…

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County battalion chief disputes ‘letter of counseling’

Escambia County Battalion Fire Chief Dan Brask has disputed that he and two other chiefs were given a letter of counseling by former Public Safety…

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TDC chair officially requests state audit of TDC funds

On Friday, April 9,  Escambia County  Tourist Development Council chair David Bear sent a letter to the Florida Department of Revenue and County Administrator Janice…

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Gaetz-gate: Gaetz buddy, city lobbyist resigns

One-time Florida House Speaker designate Chris Dorworth has “very amicably” departed from the Ballard lobby firm. Dorworth told Florida Politics that his decision was to…

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Garcon toll suspended another 30 days

Pursuant to Executive Orders 20-224, 20-248 and the extension of those orders in Executive Order 21-64, Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Secretary Kevin J. Thibault,…

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Gaetz-gate: Trail of payments uncovered, ghost candidate

The Daily Beast has uncovered  two late-night Venmo transactions in May 2018, Congressman Matt Gaetz sent his friend, the accused sex trafficker Joel Greenberg. The…

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Gilley’s HR nightmare

The Escambia Board of County Commissioners found out during its agenda review that Public Safety and its fire department have not been following the county’s…

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Gaetz-gate: Spin, spin, spin (UPDATED)

Congressman Matt “Not a Monk” Gaetz is in trouble, and for once his glib, fiery rhetoric hasn’t stemmed the wave of negative news stories that…

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Will Gaetz’s party bro cut a plea deal?

The Washington Post is reporting that Joel Greenberg, the former tax collector for Seminole County and reported wingman for Congressman Matt Gaetz, is in plea…

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