Governor Rick Scott gives final State of the State Address

SARASOTA – Governor Rick Scott gave his final State of the State Address on Tuesday, January 9, before lawmakers and other elected officials in Tallahassee. Scott discussed his record of cutting taxes and creating jobs under his time as governor, now in the final year under term limits. SNN carried the Governor’s speech live. Governor Rick Scott issues his final State of the State Address Posted by SNN, The Suncoast News Network on...

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Political Corner: Alabama Special Senate Election

In this edition of “Political Corner,” SNN’s Grant Boxleitner discusses the Alabama Special Senate Election with Herald-Tribune Political Editor Zac Anderson. Democratic candidate Doug Jones defeated Republican Roy Moore in the traditional GOP stronghold on Tuesday night, the first democrat to win a U.S. Senate seat there since 1992. Anderson discusses the factors of the race, including the allegations against Moore, and what this...

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Political Corner: Election Night 2017

In this edition of “Political Corner,” SNN’s Grant Boxleitner and Herald-Tribune Political Editor Zac Anderson discuss Tuesday’s election night results and what it means looking ahead to 2018. Anderson says President Donald Trump and his policies played a role in the governor’s victory by Democrat Ralph Northam in Virginia and Mayor Rick Kriseman, also a Democrat, winning re-election in nearby St. Petersburg.   The post Political...

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Political Corner: Buchanan discusses upcoming election year
Jul20

Political Corner: Buchanan discusses upcoming election year

SARASOTA — In Part 4 of this week’s Political Corner, SNN’s Grant Boxleitner wraps up his interview with Congressman Vern Buchanan by asking him about the upcoming 2018 election year. Buchanan, R-Longboat Key, was first elected to the U.S. House to represent parts of the Suncoast in 2006.   The post Political Corner: Buchanan discusses upcoming election year appeared first on SNN TV.

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Political Corner: Buchanan discusses opioid crisis, White House
Jul18

Political Corner: Buchanan discusses opioid crisis, White House

SARASOTA — In Part 2 of this week’s Political Corner, SNN’s Grant Boxleitner continues the conversation with U.S. Congressman Vern Buchanan. During the segment, Buchanan talks about families affected by the opioid crisis and the latest on the fight to stop these illegal drugs. Buchanan also shares his views on the Trump Administration. The post Political Corner: Buchanan discusses opioid crisis, White House appeared first on SNN...

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Political Corner: Congressman Buchanan talks tax reform
Jul17

Political Corner: Congressman Buchanan talks tax reform

SARASOTA — Suncoast Congressman Vern Buchanan sat down with SNN’s Grant Boxleitner for a wide-ranging interview, covering several issues before he headed back to Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. In Part 1, Buchanan talks about the prospects of federal tax reform and why he says it’s so important, including for small businesses. Buchanan says a bill should get done by the end of the year. He also shared what he’s been hearing from his...

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