Already happens, with or without Common Core
Common Core means "there are over 300 data elements the government is going to be collecting about your children and about you."
Budget lower since 1996
The property appraiser's budget "is $1 million less today than when I took office 16 years ago."
Frishe said the services tax was needed
Says Jim Frishe wanted to "tax us for doing our taxes" through an accountant.
Supporters say the plan was needed
Says Jeff Brandes voted to allow state-run Citizens Property Insurance to dump policies onto "out-of-state, unregulated private companies."
If the shoe fits...
Hillsborough's Public Transportation Commission has "a rule that says cabbies have to wear socks. I mean, please. Come on."
He sure doesn't like the DCA but hasn't said he'll abolish it
Rick Scott "has said that he would do away with the Department of Community Affairs."
Meek admits he was wrong in mid-debate stumble
"The Taliban has been there for years and years, I mean, hundreds of thousands of years."
But the amount may vary, it's not all rail, and it's not just Tampa
The sales tax increase, if approved, will cost taxpayers "up to $300 million per year, in perpetuity, to finance a rail system for the City of Tampa."
The math is wrong because he started with the wrong year
Property taxes "are now 18% higher than when (Mark Sharpe) first took office."
But cutting the tax rate isn't the same as cutting taxes.
"Mark Sharpe has lowered property taxes by 17 percent."
They can check now; Arizona law would require a check
"Police officers in this state have that right," to check the immigration status of people they arrest.
We're No. 1 in likely and potential fraud
"Florida is now the No. 1 state in the country for automobile accident fraud."
"First thing" is relative
"You know, when this thing first hit, I signed a declaration of emergency for the six counties that were directly affected, impacted in the Panhandle, then I extended that not long thereafter down into Sarasota County."
Judged, yes, but study is suspect
The Tampa Bay Rays' "prices have been judged the most affordable in all of professional sports."
If voters approve, yes
If voters agree in November to approve a one-cent sales tax increase, that will give "Hillsborough County the highest sales tax of all Florida counties."