DADE CITY — After taking their oaths of office on Tuesday, new Pasco County Commissioners Mike Moore and Mike Wells Jr. joined in the unanimous vote to appoint Ted Schrader to his fourth stint as commission chairman.
DADE CITY — The murder trial of Curtis Reeves, a retired Tampa police captain accused of shooting a man after an argument over texting at a Pasco County movie theater, was postponed on Wednesday after a judge found both sides unready to proceed.
Two road-widening projects along Interstate 75 in Pasco County worth $128.6 million has started.The two projects are scheduled to take more than five years and should support 400 jobs in the Tampa area, according to a release. Designed to address the growing transportation needs of the area, the projects will add two lanes of the interstate in each direction to three.
Developer wants stronger assurances that the county will provide $11 million in Pasco tourism taxes toward construction of Pasco baseball complex , AND they also want ownership of the property to transfer to the investment group so it can eventually be used as leverage for financing.
Some of the most important features of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), like free preventive care (such as screenings and immunizations) for Americans of all ages through both Medicare and most private insurance plans.
Under the ACA, 71 million Americans pay nothing out of pocket for preventive screenings, because their private insurance covers the tests.
In 2013, an estimated 37.2 million people covered by Medicare received one or more preventive services at no cost to them beyond their monthly Medicare premium.
As he campaigns for re-election, Gov. Rick Scott portrays himself as a champion of public education who has increased spending, befriended teachers and ensured Florida's schoolchildren will be better prepared for to enter college or the job market. His record is at odds with his rhetoric.