Category Archives: Escambia County

Proposed Legislation Regarding Santa Rosa Island

August 8, 2017 VIA OVERNIGHT DELIVERY Senator Bill Nelson United States Senate 716 Senate Hart Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Re: Proposed legislation regarding Santa Rosa Island Dear Senator Nelson: The legislation to give fee simple title to businesses and … Continue reading

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The Sheriff & the LET Fund

The Escambia County Sheriff is permitted the following categories of expenditures from the Law Enforcement Trust (LET) Fund. Florida Statutes 932.7055 Disposition of liens and forfeited property (special law enforcement trust fund – see paragraph 5, subsection C) “Such funds may … Continue reading

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Pensacola News Journal’s Negativity: Bizarre & Telling

An excellent article that appeared in The Pulse, July 24, 2017 — OUR VIEW: NEWS JOURNAL’S NEGATIVITY ON NBA OPPORTUNITY IS BIZARRE AND TELLING Pensacola is one of two finalists to land the New Orleans Pelicans’ new NBA G League … Continue reading

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The Final Triumph

Last Sunday Don Gaetz wrote an excellent editorial on the need for ethical reform for those in public service and those who benefit from having been in public service. The very next day 300 million from BP was deposited in … Continue reading

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Outzen: Our Local Fake News Leader

Outzen has made a living out of effectively selling spots in his top 100 influence list. The last list was embarrassing to say the least. Selling praise is not all that bad because it is self-evident silly. His man-crush on … Continue reading

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As Paul Harvey used to say: “And now, the rest of the story.”

An open letter to the citizens of Pensacola from the Office of the Mayor… Letter available as a PDF here.

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Time to Pay their Fair Share

I know we are all pleased having Navy Federal here. But, the elephant in the room is their failure to pay any federal income tax. As this article points out although the basis of federal tax exemptions for small very … Continue reading

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