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Using Oil Spill Money to Restore Barrier Islands

Louisiana Is Restoring Its Barrier Islands to Defend Against Hurricanes and Rising Seas. Funds from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill are flowing into the state, financing unprecedented restoration work along its beleaguered coast — just in the nick of time. … Continue reading

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The Deal

Rumor is Don Gaetz will allow Alan Bense to remain Chairman of Triumph for a year. Then Gaetz will formally take over. In the interim, Gaetz will make all major decisions as he controls a majority of the board.

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Is Don Gaetz Planning…

Is Don Gaetz planning to take over the Triumph board at tomorrow’s (July 13) meeting at IHMC?

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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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Lots of Scrambling to Explain the Ball Drop

PNJ, it’s ok to say you dropped the ball. The PNJ missed any coverage of the Triumph confiscation of the BP oil spill money plan for nearly two years. The editor just published an editorial extolling the benefits of diverting … Continue reading

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A Very Unusual Meeting in Sandestin

Four days after the Bondi settlement announcement of the 1.5 billion dollar BP settlement, the Gaetz/Destin group of three directors met with the other two directors in Sandestin. Fully two years prior in 2013, Triumph Gulf Coast, Inc. was created … Continue reading

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Triumph For Them Not For Us

In 2012, some politically powerful people in North Florida secured the services of then Senator Don Gaetz to help them control 1.5 billion of funds that BP was expected to pay for the carnage to the Gulf Coast caused by … Continue reading

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