Monthly Archives: November 2013

What Part of “Hell No” does the Florida Legislature NOT Understand?

We have been there before. At great cost, many of us funded “No Casinos” and defeated a proposed Constitutional Amendment to allow casinos. When the legislature engages in these state wide listening tours it is for one reason only: creating … Continue reading

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Wahoos Baseball Successful, But…

Pensacola Blue Wahoos baseball is successful — but… Fact Sheet • The baseball stadium is the only major component remaining from the Community Maritime Park’s original plan. It was expanded from the original design. • In actuality, the CMP became … Continue reading

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Mandated Displays of Patriotic Zeal

We are at our minor league hockey game. An unidentified voice begins booming instructions over the loudspeaker: stand up and face the south end of the arena. When everybody complies we see four guys marching out with a couple of … Continue reading

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A Weak “Shot in the Arm”

Reference Carlton Proctor’s November 8 article entitled: “CMPA gets $491,602 shot in the arm.” (see image below) The article does not include significant related information. It does not mention the $2.6 million the City and its Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) … Continue reading

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