News from Tea Party Manatee

Published Saturday, July 26, 2014

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please remember, every voter can vote for all 3 Candidates, even if they are not in your District. 

"School board races are nonpartisan, and all Manatee County voters can choose a candidate for each race. Candidates must reside within the district they are running for, but once elected, serve the district as a whole." 

The Manatee Education Association has endorsed two current school board members and a long-time Manatee County resident for the 2014 school board election.

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Published Saturday, July 26, 2014

11 dogs to be euthanized if not adopted from Manatee Animal Services by end of Monday.

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Published Friday, July 25, 2014
Animal Lovers, protest Animal Cruelty 8am on Tues. July 29th..  Bring your pets if you have one.  

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Published Thursday, July 24, 2014
The hazards and the diseases that the illegal aliens are bringing to America.  Call your Legislators and make them aware.  read more»

Published Saturday, July 19, 2014

Manatee Schools Fact Sheet - Summary:

1. FACT:  The audit of the MTI financial records is still open

2.  FACT:  The investigation regarding reported misdeeds is still ongoing.

3.  FACT:  Galvano did not give Manatee School District $17 M.

4.  FACT:  Galvano acknowledged having a meeting with Cantrell and Miner amongst others and says that he was misquoted.

5.  FACT:  FEFP formula was increased for ALL schools in Florida.

6.  FACT:  MCSD closed out the 2013/14 year with a positive reserve of $4 M

7.  FACT:  2014/15 year budget has a $12.5 M reserve 

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Published Friday, July 18, 2014

Friends,  please mark your calendar and plan to attend.  This is an opportunity to protest ILLEGALS invading America.
 PLEASE JOIN THE  RALLY IN Downtown SARASOTA ON SATURDAY JULY 19  2014.  1PM - 3PM  at the Kissing Statute. 

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Published Sunday, July 13, 2014
"Police investigated, while the district continued to sit on its hands and its attorney at the time, John Bowen, publicly defended everyone involved. However, after an exhaustive investigation, the BPD recommended charges for Frazier along with four administrators, including then-assistant Superintendent Bob Gagnon, who'd previously been the principal at the school. Hence, the idea that Gagnon's fate was somehow a "witch hunt" orchestrated by the new administration – which had not even yet been hired when BPD launched its investigation – seems dubious at best."  Bradenton Times read more»

Published Saturday, July 12, 2014

Why should we renew Manatee Y Tech High School contract after an audit report like this? Our we just fools? 

"The audit report was issued July 3 by the office of R.B. "Chips" Shore. The report substantiated allegations that the YMCA had falsified information to support funding it got from Manatee County, but did not address the subject of the high school's operation. A complaint that was filed about the school was included as an addendum to the audit."

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