Tag Archives: redistricting

Reports from the Front

Yesterday was show and tell for Don Gaetz at his search committee reception. Staged speakers appeared asking softball questions preceded by lavish praise for Mr. Gaetz. A modern day filibuster against substance. The room was packed with cheering fans with … Continue reading

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Gaetz Senate Trial Continues

Florida Senate’s single witness takes a beating in redistricting trial Mary Ellen Klas, Times/Herald Tallahassee Bureau Tuesday, December 15, 2015 The second day of the Florida redistricting trial ended early Tuesday as the Florida Senate presented a single witness in … Continue reading

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Don Gaetz Claims he was a Victim of Bullying & Sucker Punching

Yesterday on the floor of the Florida Senate, Don Gaetz read a prepared statement that concluded with the accusation that he had been “bullied and sucker punched.” He also apologized – sort of. Mr. Gaetz never mentioned how he conducted … Continue reading

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Time for Gaetz to Apologize

The Pensacola News Journal will not publish anything that is critical of Don Gaetz. Yet around the state, newspapers, including Gannet owned papers, are writing about what State Senator Gaetz did. The following editorial is typical. Criticism is coming from … Continue reading

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It was the Other Guy—Not Me

In the Tallahassee Democrat, State Senator Don Gaetz was blasted by a fellow State Senator for rigging the redistricting plan. Gaetz is refusing to talk to the press, but in the past he has blamed “staff.” Senator Gaetz was the … Continue reading

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Florida’s Congressional Districts Violate Fair Districts Standards

The corruption of the Florida redistricting process is now seen for what it was. There will be more exposed in the future. These state-wide listening tours paid for by the taxpayers were a shallow concealment of the real intent to … Continue reading

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Insufferable Arrogance

The recent trial in Tallahassee regarding redistricting has been widely covered.  The obviousness of the redistricting charade needs no further comment.  But, what is it about the arrogance of it all that seems to be a new low?  We watched … Continue reading

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