Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Track some of the top contributors to Rep. C. W. Bill Young with the Wired/MapLight Influence Tracker app.
The Wired/MapLight Influence Tracker app lets users hone in on top contributors to candidates for federal offices. Rep. C.W. Bill Young's top contributors include Boeing, Food Allergy Institute and Bgc Partners, a global brokerage and real estate investment company, according to the app. Check opponent Jessica Ehrlich's top contributors here.
Track some of the top contributors to Florida House candidate Jessica Ehrlich with the Wired/MapLight Influence Tracker app.
The Wired/MapLight Influence Tracker app lets users hone in on top contributors to candidates for federal offices. Florida House candidate Jessica Ehrlich's top contributors include Waxwing Capital, Jabil and In Style, according to the app. Check District 13 opponent Rep. C. W. Bill Young's top contributors here.
Monday, October 22, 2012
Join Patch for a live chat and stream of conversation for the 2012 Presidential Debate in Boca Raton, Fla.
Tonight is the big battle in Boca Raton as Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama come to Florida for their final presidential debate. This is the third and final presidential debate and will air 9 p.m EST on Monday, Oct. 22. The Patch Chat starts at 8:45 p.m. Tonight's debate takes place at Lynn University in Boca Raton. AOL will provide a live stream of the debate. TV Channels Broadcasting Live: ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and more, including CNN Espanol. Live Streaming Online: YouTube's Election Hub, AOL. Watch Parties: Gecko's Grill and Pub, 5585 Palmer Crossing Circle—8:30 p.m. (Hosted by Republican Party of Sarasota County) Full info on Tuesday night's debate, as well as the schedule for the final debate, both of …
Saturday, September 8, 2012
Karen Rogers, owner of Rogers Linen Services, Inc. in Dunedin, says she's just saying what other small business owners are afraid to say — "I built this business."
From Douglas Avenue, the patriotic red, white and blue sign that hangs in the window at Rogers Linen Services, Inc., looks like another innocuous campaign sign around town. But, wait. Look closer. It contains a strong message to the president: "I built this business without gov't help: Obama Can Kiss My Ass." Owner Karen Rogers said she is just saying what a lot of people and small business owners want to say, but don't for fear of retribution. She said anyone can order the signs online and customize the message. "You can have 'butt,' 'fanny' ... but I prefer 'ass,' " she said. "He had no right to say that," she said, referring to President Barack Obama's controversial "You Didn't Build That" speech in July. ("If you’ve got a business — …