Monday, 16 July 2018 00:00

Episode 149: Top Influencers

THE ROTUNDA – Peter Schorsch, the publisher of Florida Politics shares his predictions on the campaign trail including a likely win for Gov. Rick Scott against Sen. Bill Nelson’s re-election efforts. Also, is the race for governor over for Agricultural Commissioner Adam Putnam? As the dark cloud from the Russia investigation continues to grow, would President Trump’s endorsement still give Rep. Ron Desantis a boost? Schorsch also combs through the field of Democrats for the best contender. Also, Gomes tackles some weird news courtesy of Rep. Matt Gaetz and comedian Sacha Baron Cohen.
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Monday, 22 February 2016 00:00

Episode 48: All Out From Jeb!

THE ROTUNDA - An in-depth look at Jeb Bush’s final hours in his failed bid for the White House with POLITICO’s Marc Caputo. Bush initially denied and ridiculed Caputo’s reporting about staffers shopping their resumes around because the campaign was coming to an end. Gomes also chats with Florida’s new Insurance Consumer Advocate, Sha’Ron James about legislation that would ban surprise medical bills. There is also an update on Uber/Lyft insurance bills. Plus Volunteer Florida’s Chester Spellman touts a unique service project called “Suits for Session” which provides business attire to those in need.
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Friday, 05 February 2016 00:00

Episode 46: Please Clap

THE ROTUNDA -- This episode looks at Governor Rick Scott's big push to rally support for his $1 billion in tax cuts plan, including staging a game of cornhole in the Capitol rotunda. Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum talks with Gomes about his decision to skip a run for Congress and why he’s speaking out against the Legislature’s Open & Campus-Carry gun bills. The family of former FSU football player Devaughn Darling makes an impassioned plea to lawmakers to process a claims bill for his untimely death. And Gomes checks in on Florida’s presidential candidates after Iowa. Plus, Will Galloway with the Capital Steps returns.           
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Saturday, 28 March 2015 00:00

Episode 4: Buckle Up For Uber Wars

THE ROTUNDA - Uber takes center stage on both the Florida Legislature and streets of Tallahassee. State Rep. Matt Gaetz and Sen. Jeff Brandes explain why Uber is here to stay, while members of the Florida Taxi Cab Association and Florida Limousine Association say they are being thrown under the bus as they call for a level playing field.
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A weekly podcast focusing on the people and stories shaping Florida politics produced by Trimmel Gomes an award-winning journalist and former statewide news director of Florida Public Radio. Gomes hosted its flagship program "Capital Report" and created the public affairs program "It's About Florida." Gomes is political commentator and regular political contributor to WTXL ABC 27 in Tallahassee.

 

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