[2014-10-24] On September 9 the Board of County Commissioners approved an exchange of property with the City of Inverness. The exchange is for the property the County owns on Forest Drive in Inverness (formerly the Amerigas site) for the property at the Inverness Airport which the City owns.
[2014-10-22] There has been much discussion recently in the media regarding the Ebola outbreak in Africa. For some reason the international community and the media believe that every crisis in the world is the responsibility of the United States.
[2014-10-21] Much of the debate regarding Amendment 2 centers around the constitutional argument. In general that argument goes something like this.
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.