Creative Loafing Tampa Bay endorses Naomi Esther Blemur for Commissioner of Agriculture

A cabinet is supposed to speak truth to the guy in charge, and Wilton Simpson can’t be trusted to do that any longer.

click to enlarge Naomi Esther Blemur - Photo via NaomiforFL/Facebook
Photo via NaomiforFL/Facebook
Naomi Esther Blemur
CL breaks with other local pubs here in selecting Naomi Esther Blemur to fill the seat vacated by Nikki Fried when she decided to run for governor. As senate president, Wilton Simpson more or less sat back as Gov. Ron DeSantis launched a culture war instead of focusing on issues like the insurance crisis. A cabinet is supposed to speak truth to the guy in charge, and Simpson can’t be trusted to do that any longer.
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Ray Roa

Read his 2016 intro letter and disclosures from 2022 and 2021. Ray Roa started freelancing for Creative Loafing Tampa in January 2011 and was hired as music editor in August 2016. He became Editor-In-Chief in August 2019. Past work can be seen at Suburban Apologist, Tampa Bay Times, Consequence of Sound and The...
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