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State property tax solutions have problems

Gov. Crist’s idea of doubling homestead exemptions has a heavy price tag for local governments – $608.6 BILLION.  He has already backtracked some and said…

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Blog Views – 2/12/07

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Brownsville case for Annexation

If Brownsville was inside the city limits of Pensacola, would it have been allowed to deteriorate to level it was before Operation Brownsville? No, the…

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Operation Beat David Morgan?

I’ve been hearing and reading on the PNJ website that the real impetus for Sheriff Ron McNesby’s 30-day effort to clean up Brownsville was a…

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Blog Views – 2/11/07

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Local GOP splintered

There is no organized local Republican Party – yes. the women meet, but they don’t have much say in who runs or doesn’t run for…

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Oops, Whitehead forgot these

In the daily newspaper, Commissioner Mike Whitehead defended his and his fellow Escambia County Commissioners’ decision to not rollback taxes when they had $31 million…

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PNJ Sunday Paper Review

Woke up early with too much time on hands: At the crossroads – Washington bureau chief Larry Wheeler writes of the gov’t red tape involved…

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Inside the head of Pensacola workforce

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