Tag: change

Vote in-person NOW for change and energy in the Polk School District leadership

Early voting starts today. The polls are open. You can vote in person for change. NOW. And that is the core question issue in this race.  If you think the Polk School Board’s passive, weak, indifferent approach is producing what we want as a community, you should vote for my incumbent opponent. He will deliver more of the same. You…

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The failed Bartow mindset and the illusion of meetings

Late Tuesday afternoon, I was driving to Lake Wales for a Chamber of Commerce gathering when I got a call from a desperate Lakeland mother. I met her a few weeks back at a Valencia neighborhood function at the Larry Jackson Library in northwest Lakeland. At the time, I gave everybody there my card. I urged them to call me…

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Register by Aug. 1. Vote on or before Aug. 30. Everywhere in Polk County

As we travel the county and talk to people, we encounter some very understandable uncertainty about the rules and timing of voting in my August 30 School Board election. Here are the top three points we want to make. 1) Every registered voter in Polk County can vote for me. From Poinciana to Mulberry. From Frostproof to Polk City. The…

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