Florida’s 8isGreat.org., Howard Rich and the Koch Brothers.

Howard Rich contributed $ 100,000 to 8isGreat.org (Florida Constitutional Amendment 8 promotional effort) on 8/17/2018.  Three days later on 8/20/2018  "Leon county judge ordered...that Amendment 8, the measure that seeks to create a pathway for the state to oversee charter schools and bypass local school boards, be removed from the ballot. Circuit Judge John Cooper … Continue reading Florida’s 8isGreat.org., Howard Rich and the Koch Brothers.

School District of Indian River County FL School Board Chairman Shawn Frost Operates Under His Own Civility Policy.

Nicholas D. Caruso, Jr. wrote on the the AASA School Superintendents Website that: "Board members are role models and their behavior reflects on the entire school district. Most board members take that responsibility seriously and their behavior is exemplary. However, a few believe they can get their way by publicly challenging their board colleagues...They ensure … Continue reading School District of Indian River County FL School Board Chairman Shawn Frost Operates Under His Own Civility Policy.

El comunicado oficial de Vero da la bienvenida al condado indio del río, comunidad de habla hispana del FL.

El 8 de agosto de 2018 el comunicado oficial de Vero publicó un artículo acerca de cómo pensamos que podemos proporcionar un servicio a la comunidad de habla hispana periódicamente proporcionando la penetración y divulgando sobre las cuestiones claves. La ayuda que recibimos en nuestro artículo ha estado abrumando desde entonces. Continuamos recibiendo gustos y … Continue reading El comunicado oficial de Vero da la bienvenida al condado indio del río, comunidad de habla hispana del FL.

Race for Indian River County, FL School Board Exhibits “Extremely Nasty Politics”.

  With three open seats for school board, the School District of Indian River County (SDIRC) has a golden opportunity to set the mark for innovation in Indian River County. But why were seven of the nine candidates for school board shut out of a recent event by a mysterious email; denied an opportunity to … Continue reading Race for Indian River County, FL School Board Exhibits “Extremely Nasty Politics”.

Stacey Klim Questions the Tentative School District of Indian River County, FL 2018 – 2019 Budget.

Stacey Klim, Vero Beach, FL Last night, July 31, I spoke at the Special School Board Public Hearing to Adopt the Tentative 2018-2019 Budget. I have been attending the budget workshops since April and doing a great deal of research. I have many concerns about the budget. I wanted to share the questions and concerns … Continue reading Stacey Klim Questions the Tentative School District of Indian River County, FL 2018 – 2019 Budget.

Obfuscation and Maneuvering Surrounding Florida Constitutional Amendment 8.

Every 20 years a Florida Constitution Revision Commission (CRC) convenes to review and propose changes in the Florida constitution.  The CRC refers constitutional amendments directly to the ballot for a public vote. The Constitution Revision Commission of 2017-2018 was composed of 37 appointed members. Here is a summary of CRC Proposal 6003 Adopted 4/16/18, which … Continue reading Obfuscation and Maneuvering Surrounding Florida Constitutional Amendment 8.

PAC’s are Beginning to Influence the School Board Election in Indian River County, FL.

  A Political Action Committee (PAC) is an organization that raises money privately to influence elections or legislation.  One PAC can contribute to another PAC.  That's what's been happening in the School Board race for the School District of Indian River County (SDIRC). As you can see from the above flow chart we "followed the … Continue reading PAC’s are Beginning to Influence the School Board Election in Indian River County, FL.