Politics

Candidate Shares Vision Once Elected to the City Commission

Candidate Shares Vision Once Elected to the City Commission

By: Gerald Heller In the July issue of the Tamarac Tam-A-Gram, an article says “What does it take to make a thriving community? At the very least, quality housing options and a good supply of jobs. Tamarac has both.” Unfortunately, these two things are not available for most Tamarac residents. For instance, the financial crisis in […]

Congressman Hastings on Gun Violence: “We Cannot Deny the Severity of this Epidemic”

Congressman Hastings on Gun Violence: “We Cannot Deny the Severity of this Epidemic”

By: Sharon Aron Baron Speaking out regarding the mass shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando during a meeting of the House Rules Committee on June 13, Congressman Alcee L. Hastings (D-FL) said he would not longer stand for moments of silence when gun violence is involved. Not out of disrespect for victims, but because there is absolutely too much silence. […]