For those citizens who attended the live event, please note, the videos are well worth watching. One certainly picks up on different things which were said and the body languages of the two gentlemen. The debate concludes with Parts 2 - 5. Often times becoming heated between the two.
[2014-10-19] State Representative Jimmie T. Smith and John Morgan of Morgan & Morgan law firm debated the issue of Amendment 2 (medical marijuana) at the GroundHog Political Forum on Wednesday at the Citrus County Auditorium. With over 500 in attendance the two went at it with their respective views. The top two videos are Smith's and Morgan's opening remarks. The last video is when the two begin their debate, and each is posed a question.
[2014-10-17] In the world of politics a certain cloth of hypocrisy comes with the territory. In the case of incumbent candidate Rich Nugent it's an entire blanket set, the King size variety.
[2014-10-15] They start at a time when they are bound to interrupt a good lunch at Little Italy, the Deco, or Panera. They end at a time when one will certainly miss the evening news, or worse the fun and frolicking (think alcohol consumption) at a mistakenly scheduled Chamber of Commerce “mixer.” Silly you.
[2014-10-09] In less than a week Jimmie T. Smith and John Morgan (“For The People” law firm) will take the stage at the GroundHog political forum. Their topic of discussion and debate will be the medical marijuana issue. The forum is on Wednesday October 15 at the Citrus County Auditorium, doors open at 5:00 pm.
[2014-10-05] I am becoming increasingly concerned about the many organizations soliciting funds for numerous veteran programs. We have many damaged veterans both physically and emotionally but the fact is we have way more that came back home and need no assistance.