St. Petersburg's new mayor made a lot of promises about the future of the city's iconic pier, which remains closed after residents voted to reject its chosen replacement. Some time has elapsed since then, so we decided to look into three vows he made and see how they rate on our Krise-O-Meter.
By Joshua Gillin :: Published on Thursday, May 15th, 2014 at 02:39 p.m.
St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman will take the oath of office Jan. 2. On the campaign trail, he made 25 promises to voters about how he will run City Hall. The Krise-O-Meter will track Kriseman’s performance.
By Kameel Stanley :: Published on Tuesday, December 31st, 2013 at 01:35 p.m.
Candidates for mayor in St. Petersburg are on the campaign trail and providing fodder for the Truth-O-Meter.
By Aaron Sharockman :: Published on Monday, August 5th, 2013 at 03:33 p.m.
The Senate president makes a video critical of President Barack Obama and refers people to the state website. Readers ask us: Are taxpayers footing this bill?
By Katie Sanders :: Published on Tuesday, September 6th, 2011 at 12:50 p.m.
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