Articles in Category: 'Buddy Dyer'

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: April 2, 2015 12:01 AM
 

Finishing our celebration of five years of covering Florida politics and business from a conservative perspective, Sunshine State News wants to mention the political figures who fell just short of our top 20 list of the state’s movers and shakers.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: September 19, 2013 3:55 AM
 

 

In case you still doubt the Mouse runs the show in Orlando, check out the lobbying contract the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority awarded Wednesday to a Disney "friend" (wink, wink).

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: October 31, 2011 3:55 AM
 

Disney’s Contemporary Resort in Walt Disney World opened in 1971 -- making it a fitting place for the Florida Democratic Party to meet this past weekend.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: February 10, 2011 1:29 PM

Move over LeBron James. The Undertaker, John Cena, Edge and other wrestling superstars are heading to South Beach.

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: January 24, 2011 3:55 AM
 

Gov. Rick Scott continues to have a busy first month in office. He touched base with Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal in a telephone call on Friday before heading off to Orlando to speak to the Florida Realtors Forum in Orlando. Earlier in the week, he met with golf legend Jack Nicklaus

 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: December 18, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Some big names will be helping to usher in Rick Scott as Florida’s 45th governor. While famed Irish tenor Ronan Tynan, best known for his versions of “God Bless America” during Yankees games, will be singing, the selection of evangelical leader Chuck Colson to serve as the keynote speaker for Scott’s prayer breakfast has raised some eyebrows.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: November 18, 2010 4:05 AM
 
Former Senate president and incoming state CFO Jeff Atwater named his transition team Tuesday. He chose Tom Petway from the Jacksonville Economic Development Commission as his chairman.
 
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