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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Political Corner: Medical marijuana lawsuit, health care bill
Jul06

Political Corner: Medical marijuana lawsuit, health care bill

SARASOTA — In this week’s edition of “Political Corner,” SNN’s Grant Boxleitner sat down with Herald-Tribune Political Editor Zac Anderson to talk about the hot topics of health care. They discussed the medical marijuana lawsuit in Florida filed by attorney John Morgan and the future of the U.S. Senate’s health care bill, along with the ongoing protests about the issue during the congressional recess.   The post Political Corner:...

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Political Corner: President Trump, Governor Scott
May18

Political Corner: President Trump, Governor Scott

In this week’s edition of “Political Corner,” SNN’s Grant Boxleitner and Herald-Tribune Political Editor Zac Anderson discuss the appointment of a special counsel to investigate possible Russian connections to the 2016 campaign. Specifically, what the issue could mean moving forward for members of congress on the Suncoast and how much it could affect the congressional agenda. Anderson also talks about Governor Rick Scott and the...

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Political Corner: Sarasota Commission Election
May10

Political Corner: Sarasota Commission Election

SARASOTA — In this week’s edition of “Political Corner,” SNN’s Grant Boxleitner and Suncoast political analysts Christian Ziegler and Kevin Griffith break down Tuesday’s Sarasota City Commission election. Hagen Brody and Jen Ahearn-Koch won the two at-large commission seats, defeating Martin Hyde. The three candidates made it to Tuesday’s runoff election after emerging from a March ballot that featured eight candidates. The post...

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