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INTERVIEW WITH SANDRA POSTEL OF THE GLOBAL WATER PROJECT

03/22/07
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday)
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The Global Water Policy Project, based in Amherst, Massachusetts, aims to promote the preservation and sustainable use of Earth’s fresh water. Our guest is the founder- Sandra Postel,  a leading authority on international freshwater issues is our first guest. The project fosters ideas and inspiration for redirecting society’s use and managem...

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NRDC on Global Warming in Sports

03/22/07 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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2 weeks ago, one of the nation’s oldest and most respected sports magazines, Sports Illustrated, devoted its cover story to Global Warming and Sports. 

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WMNF'S ANNUAL TAX CALL IN PROGRAM PART TWO

03/21/07 Rob Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday)
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Certified Public Accountants Phil Scheidt and Andy Mason joined us for this the second installment of our annual public service tax advice program.

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Florida Property Tax Cut Plan assailed

03/21/07 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday

  In Tallahassee, legislators and Gov. Charlie Crist have made property tax relief their top priority but finding agreement appears to be increasingly difficult. <f...

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Hillsborough County approves Ethics ban

03/21/07 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday

The Hillsborough County Commission today approved a Lobbying Ordinance proposed by Commissioner Al Higgenbotham that bans Commissioners from taking gifts from any paid, registered lobbyists. 

 

Higgenbotham originally ...

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Tampa Bay Values Study - Mayor Rick Baker -- by Seán Kinane

03/20/07
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday

This afternoon at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg, the mayor of St. Pete, Rick Baker, was one of two speakers at a luncheon focusing on the use of values in determining what type of growth the Tampa Bay region will see in the future. In 2005, Baker was appointed by then-governor Jeb Bush to chair the Century Commission for a Sustai...

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WMNF'S ANNUAL INCOME TAX ADVICE PROGRAM

03/20/07
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Tuesday)
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GOOD AFTERNOON, WELCOME TO OUR ANNUAL TAX CALL IN PROGRAM....

 

 

FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS WE'LL BE TAKING YOUR PHONE CALLS AND E-MAILS REGARDING FILLING OUT YOUR FEDERAL TAX FORMS.....

WE'RE JOINED BY THE STATION'S ACCOUNTANT- PHIL SCHEID WHO HAS GUIDED THIS STATION TO GOOD HEALTH FOR THE PAST 25 YEARS...

 

PHIL IS JOINED BY HIS FRIENDS AND FELLOW CPA'S

LEE HEWITT AND MALCOLM HAYES.....

 

WE'LL TAK...

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MoveOn poll slammed by progressive critic by Mitch E. Perry

03/20/07
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday

Yesterday (Monday) MoveOn.org announced on their website that  more than 126,000 of its 3.2 million members had participated in survey over what piece of anti-war legislation in Congress that it should support.

MoveOn says that 85 percent of those who voted said they supported Democratic legislation sponsored by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and John Murtha- that says that US troops shou...

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Anti-war demonstration on Bayshore by Mitch E. Perry

03/20/07
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday

Although the media focused on yesterday being the 4th anniversary of the US invasion of Iraq, today, March 20th, is actually the anniversary in Iraq. 

The bombing began in the middle of the night, Baghdad time, on March 20th, 2003.  

Later this week, House D...

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Redner and Miller debate on Local Fox affiliate by Mitch E. Perry

03/19/07
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday

Redner vs. Miller

“Your Turn”

 

Early voting began today in Tampa for next Tuesday’s Run-off election.

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Protests against the war take place in Sarasota and Spring Hill by Mitch E. Perry

03/19/07
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday

The biggest anti-war rally in the area was Saturday in Sarasota on Saturday, where  approximately 500 people gathered in Bayfront Park.

 

The keynote address was made by Iraq war veteran & Sarasota resident Aidan Delgado, who be...

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THE CONDITIONS FACING FARMWORKER AND IMMIGRANT LABOR

03/15/07
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday)
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The Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) is moving its campaign for better pay and working conditions to the McDonald's Corporation in Illinois next month. The farmworker organization hopes to gain the same kind of guarantee from the burger giant as it did a few years ago from Yum Brands (Taco Bell). They are asking that tomato suppliers to McDonald's pay an extra penny a pound for tomatoes harvested for its sandwiches. 

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Miami Photographer’s Arrest Concerns Journalist groups by Mitch E. Perry

03/15/07
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday

 

 

Last month in Miami, a freelance photojournalist, Carlos Miller, was arrested while taking photos of police officers questioning an individual.

 

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St Pete govt. discuss homeless by Mitch E. Perry

03/15/07
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday

The St. Petersburg City Council is poised to begin debating tonight on a proposal that would ban all Tent Cities on public right of ways. The proposal would also prevent sleeping on a right away adjacent to a residential area &ndas...

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Nan Rich on Overturning Gay Adoption Ban by Mitch E. Perry

03/15/07
WMNF Drive-Time News Thursday
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Only 3 states in the country prohibit gays from adopting children.

 

Florida is one of those 3 states. 

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