Gun control was on the mind of Democratic Chairman Mitch Ceasar when he spoke to the crowd of over 400 committee members at the January meeting.
After the long-enduring Chairman was challenged for his seat in the December elections and won, it was back to business at the first meeting of the year along with a new executive committee.
The kickoff begins in Tamarac’s District Two on Saturday, January 19, where registered voters can sign the petition to recall newly reinstated Commissioner Patricia “Patte” Atkins-Grad from office.
After being asked by Vice Mayor Harry Dressler and several residents to step down at last week’s city commissioner meeting, Atkins-Grad steadfastly refused to give up her seat.
Resident and local Criminal Defense Attorney says there is no place in Tamarac for the stink of corruption in Tamarac and asks for Commissioner Patricia Atkins-Grad’s resignation.
Recently appointed Vice Mayor Harry Dressler read a statement he prepared asking newly reinstated Commissioner Patte Atkins-Grad to step down.
It was Patte Atkins-Grad’s first meeting since being acquitted on corruption charges, and it appeared that the Mayor and Commissioners were treating it…
Patte Atkins-Grad has been reinstated by Governor Rick Scott to her District Two seat in Tamarac after being suspended for over years after being accused of corruption charges.
Deerfield Beech political writer and activist filed an ethics complaint with the State of Florida against suspended Tamarac Commissioner Patte Atkins-Grad.
Due to being found “Not Guilty,” by a jury, another set of dominoes has been set in motion.
They yelled a lot; they didn’t want to comply with the code compliance issues that the Magistrate had ordered.
Mitch Ceasar was elected again as Chair of the Broward Democratic Executive Committee…
Today, while sitting in court, I reminisced about the 2nd day of jury selection. That’s when a couple of jurors were excused because they believed that they couldn’t be fair when dealing with older adults.
Patte Atkins-Grad is no longer the redhead that she was when she was a Tamarac city commissioner. She stopped coloring her hair, and now her hair is mostly gray with some dark colors underneath.
Today’s first witness was Tamarac City Commissioner Diane Glasser.
This is a series of reports from Patti Lynn, who is covering the trial of Patte Atkins-Grad,
The final day of jury selection in the case of Florida vs Patricia Atkins-Grad was delayed by more than 30 minutes today
This begins the first in a series of reports from Patti Lynn who is covering the trial of Patte Atkins Grad, the suspended Tamarac City Commissioner who is charged with eight felony charges…
With less than two weeks until the new Broward County Democratic Chair is elected, the current leadership of the Broward Democratic party has provided very little details
Community organizer and Democratic Area leader Cynthia Busch has formally announced today that she will be a candidate for Chair of the Broward County Democratic Executive Committee.
She will face Mitch Ceasar who has been the Party Chair since 1988.
The Chairman of the Broward Republican Executive Committee has let his members know that he will not seek reelection in December.
Richard DeNapoli, former president of the Republican Club of Greater Hollywood has served since 2010 after running against former Davie Mayor Tom Truex.
Republican National Committee Co-Chair Sharon Day had a case of sour grapes at the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood airport when she wrote that BSO was giving Congresswoman and DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schulz VIP treatment.
This has been an exciting election season where we have a few winners and losers that affect our part of South Florida. Have any to add?
Actress and Obama supporter, Kerry Washington, surprised early voters at the Tamarac Branch Library on Sunday.
Coral Springs resident Tracey Lee, was waiting in line for four hours on Saturday, when Kerry Washington surprised many people in line who knew her.
The campaign for Scott Israel has issued a press release demanding Sheriff Al Lamberti pull the offensive You Tube Videos that were posted a few days ago.
One candidate is suspiciously attracting tons of new fans – 20,000 in Pakistan. Find out how……
Voters turned out in large numbers to cast their ballots on the second day of early voting at the Tamarac Branch Library on Sunday.
Approximately 28,330 people came out to vote in all 17 locations in Broward County…..
A friendly neighbor in Tamarac thought they were being cute by placing a Romney sticker on my Obama lawn sign. At first I was angry, but immediately I found the perfect place for it, deciding that Mitt Romney could have a place on my lawn.
Voters decide on November 6 whether to keep Sheriff Al Lamberti or elect Scott Israel. Take the poll now to see who you will vote for.
Tamarac will finally start streaming their Commission Meetings in the future.
Video: On August 14, voters will have a chance to elect the next School Board member to represent Tamarac as well as Coral Springs, Parkland, North Lauderdale and parts of Margate.
To get a feel for what people are thinking, we’ve created a poll. Why not? CBS, FOX and CNN have their polls. There’s also the Washington Post-ABC poll. Let’s not forget the Rasmusen, Gallup and the Quinnipiac polls.
As a Jewish American who cares deeply about the future of Israel and its people, I will be voting for President Obama in November. Unfortunately, Many American’s are getting the wrong message: that President Obama doesn’t have Israel’s back…..