Mitch Perry Report 10.14.11

CL blogger George Niemann is also a Hillsborough County political activist, and he comes in today with a fiery post against the Hillsborough Board of County Commissioners, for allowing former Administrator Pat Bean to collect a sizable financial settlement when she left local government last year.

Did you know that there have been financial cuts in both Medicare and Medicaid funding that are seriously imperiling the future of nursing homes here in Florida? It's true.

Though the media focus has (correctly) been on the "Occupy" protests scheduled again for this weekend in Tampa Bay, some activists supporting Barack Obama have planned an action for tomorrow in St. Pete.

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