In Florida, the days from November to March mean more than beautiful weather. They also provide perfect conditions to wield power through campaign cash. State lawmakers are prohibited from soliciting donations during session, the two-month period where they consider new laws, regulations, contracts and ways to spend the Florida budget that this year began March 5. That moratorium on campaign cash is meant to shield lawmakers from any undue influence. But those 16 weeks or so between Election Day and passing bills? That’s the sweet spot for those looking to influence lawmakers. According to an analysis by the Tampa Bay Times of records filed this week, state politicians and committees recorded $61.2 million in donations during this last stretch between ballots and bills, a flurry of activity greater than any such period in at least 20 years, even after adjusting for inflation. More campaign money changed hands between Election Day and session than in any such period in two … [Read more...] about Florida Lawmakers received record contributions before session. So who gave the most?
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MEDINA, Ohio -- For years, Medina County and City of Medina administrators have been meeting about the possibility of combining their courthouses into one location. According to the parties involved, those talks could be taking concrete form in the near future. County Commissioner Bill Hutson said that in May 2017, the city and county started looking at the possibility of having Medina Municipal Court share a reconstructed building with Medina County Common Pleas Court. Hutson said the committee engaged with an architect in the summer of 2018 and, after examining the current property along Public Square between East Liberty and East Washington streets where the current county courthouse sits, concluded that a new building could accommodate both courts. "We believe that a joint court complex will work on the existing site," Hutson said. "We have a concept that shows the Municipal Court and the Common Pleas Court more or less in one building, but in two separate sections … [Read more...] about Medina, Medina County look to build joint courthouse, possibly in 2020
Memphis Commercial Appeal Published 10:18 AM EST Dec 2, 2018 The St. Jude Memphis Marathon was held Dec. 1 in downtown Memphis. Below are the results of the Half Marathon: 1 - 1:11:49 - Julian Sanchez-Pinto - Memphis, TN 2 - 1:11:49 - Isaac Bryan - Harrisonburg, VA 3 - 1:14:28 - Ryan Phillips - Atlanta, GA 4 - 1:15:00 - Payton Gleason - Webster, NY 5 - 1:15:02 - Tate Wyatt - Langley, BC 6 - 1:15:05 - Zachary Wyatt - Langley, BC 7 - 1:18:22 - Adam Higham - Collierville, TN 8 - 1:19:17 - Derek Lee - Springfield, MO 9 - 1:20:09 - Lucas Finton - Grand Blanc, MI 10 - 1:20:34 - Benjamin Kopecky - Brentwood, MO 11 - 1:20:42 - Brendan Hill - Bartlett, TN 12 - 1:20:47 - Christopher Rayder - Collierville, TN 13 - 1:20:53 - Bryan Baddorf - Germantown, TN 14 - 1:21:00 - Jessie Boyett - Millington, TN 15 - 1:21:03 - Connor Jackson - Manila, AR 16 - 1:21:11 - John Shipp - Collierville, TN 17 - 1:22:02 - Emmanuel Cullins - Memphis, TN 18 - 1:22:24 - Matthew Dsida - Winnetka, IL 19 - 1:22:52 - … [Read more...] about St. Jude Memphis Marathon: Half Marathon full results
Share Tweet Share Email Comments Print LUCAS COUNTY 43412 Commercial Peters William A & Melba S Self-trs to Anchor Pointe Marina, 10905 Corduroy Rd R, Curtice, $0, (8/15) Peters William A & Melbas Self-trs to Anchor Pointe Marina, 10905 Corduroy Rd R, Curtice, $0, (8/15) Anchor Pointe Boat-a-minium Association Inc to Hardy Joe, 10905 Corduroy Rd R, Curtice, $1,540, (8/15) Anchor Pointe Boat-a-minium Association Inc to Holman Todd & Kim, 10905 Corduroy Rd R, Curtice, $2,450, (8/15) Anchor Pointe Boat-a-minium Association Inc to Hummel Michael, 10905 Corduroy Rd R, Curtice, $1,540, (8/15) Anchor Pointe Boat-a-minium Association Inc to Maxcy Charles & Sharon, 10905 Corduroy Rd R, Curtice, $0, (8/15) Anchor Pointe Boat-a-minium Association Inc to Mcdonald Thomas, 10905 Corduroy Rd R, Curtice, $2,354, (8/15) Anchor Pointe Boat-a-minium Association Inc to Medlen Paul, 10905 Corduroy Rd R, Curtice, $1,540, (8/15) Anchor Pointe … [Read more...] about Real estate transfers: Aug. 13- 17
What happens when you lose your job in a town where work is scarce? For many, the solution is to become an entrepreneur. Jennifer Miller Published 8:10 am CDT, Wednesday, August 8, 2018 Photo: Jon Norris Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Jon Norris How Laid-Off Corporate Workers Are Becoming Free-Thinking Entrepreneurs 1 / 1 Back to Gallery In the fall of 2015, when Marty Mann’s boss at General Electric called him into the office, he knew his days at the company were numbered. For seven years, Mann had been a welder at GE’s locomotive plant in Erie, Pa. Built just over a century ago, the 340-acre complex originally employed and housed thousands of workers, and defined the city’s economic and social life. But layoffs had become common, and 2015 saw a downsizing of 1,500 employees. … [Read more...] about How Laid-Off Corporate Workers Are Becoming Free-Thinking Entrepreneurs