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Failed Experiment

Failed Experiment

By Rick Outzen When he spoke to the Panhandle Tiger Bay Club last month, Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran decried how leaders have constantly experimented with public education and [...]

Getting Education Right

Getting Education Right

By Rick Outzen Florida’s Commissioner of Education Richard Corcoran brought his traveling roadshow to the Panhandle Tiger Bay Club last Friday. The former Florida House Speaker had his pick of [...]

Winners & Losers 1/3/19

Winners & Losers 1/3/19

Winners Jayer Williamson Florida Speaker of the House Jose Oliva appointed Rep. Williamson (R-Santa Rosa County) as chairman of the Government Operations & Technology Appropriations [...]

The Buzz 3/23/17

The Buzz 3/23/17

No Balkanization State Rep. Frank White told Inweekly he doesn't support Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward's request that the Triumph funds be allocated to counties and cities in Northwest [...]

Corcoran Faces the Tiger

Corcoran Faces the Tiger

By Rick Outzen Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran isn't afraid to take unpopular stands that challenge Gov. Rick Scott. And he did not shy away from the opportunity to speak before the [...]

New Speaker Wants To End Corporate Welfare

New Speaker Wants To End Corporate Welfare

Richard Corcoran wants to change how Florida approaches economic development. As the incoming Speaker of the House, he has the power to create a paradigm shift away from incentive packages that try [...]

Outtakes—BP Money Grab

Outtakes—BP Money Grab

By Rick Outzen Last weekend, I got a phone call from a friend in Tallahassee. The BP settlement funds intended for the Panhandle counties that were impacted the worst by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon [...]