August 22, 2019
August 22: City Council District 5 Debate – Connor, Cox, Figgs-Sanders, Garrett, Hirsch
Date: August 22, 2019 11:30am - 1:15pm Venue: St. Petersburg Yacht Club Price: $25 for members; $35 for non-members/guests. St. Petersburg City Council District 5 primary election takes place August 27th. Who will you be voting for? Five candidates have put their hat in the ring, and we'll vet them together in our second debate of the 2019 election cycle. Each candidate is vying for the seat held by Council Member Steve Kornell, who is terming out of Council this year. The candidates include...
September 19, 2019
September 19: Patrick Rosenstiel, National Popular Vote
Patrick Rosensteil, NPV, Inc. Consultant
Date: September 19, 2019 11:30am - 1:15pm Venue: St. Petersburg Yacht Club Price: $25 for members; $35 for non-members/guests. The National Popular Vote Interstate Compact uses the electoral college to elect the President by popular vote. The US Constitution mandates that State legislators determine how their electors are chosen… but “how” is left up to each state. With the current system, 48 states use a system counts the winner in that state, but the losing side’s votes don’t count nation-wide. By making every vote matter, Presidential candidates will have to appeal to a national audience rather than the 10-12 swing states. Since 2006, 16 jurisdictions have passed the compact representing 196 of the 270 electors required for the compact to go into effect and elect the president. Come hear national expert, Pat “Rosie” Rosenstiel explain National Popular Vote and answer your questions.
July 31, 2019
Blackmon – Hornbeck: City Council District 1 Debate
June 27, 2019
Race + The Legacy of Racism in the ‘Burg
May 09, 2019
2019 Legislative Wrap-Up
Pinellas Legislative Delegation
Sure, you've read the news. But do you know exactly what happened in Tallahassee this year? Find out on May 9th with the Pinellas Legislative Delegation.
April 25, 2019
Arts + Economic Development: Dr. Hank Hine, Carrie Jadus, John Collins, Liz Dimmitt
Join Hank Hine, Executive Director of The Dali Museum; Liz Dimmitt, Cultural Curator & Strategist; Carrie Jadus, local St. Petersburg artist; and John Collins, Executive Director of St. Petersburg Arts Alliance for a panel on Arts + Economic Development in St. Petersburg.
March 21, 2019
St. Pete On The Rise: Preservation vs. Development
A city rising: A conversation on progress and preservation in St. Petersburg Join us in the Tiger's Den for a conversation with City Development Administrator Alan DeLisle, Preserve the Burg's Peter Belmont, Feldman Equities Mack Feldman, and Deuces Live Past President Elihu Brayboy, owner of Chief s Creole Cafe...
February 07, 2019
Pinellas County Sheriff
Join our very own Pinellas County Sheriff for a lively discussion on his work on the statewide Florida Sheriff's Association and the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission.
January 17, 2019
2019 State of the Bay – Mayor Rick Kriseman, Mayor Bob Buckhorn & Mayor George Cretekos
2019 State of the Bay - Join St. Petersburg, Tampa and Clearwater Mayors for lunch! Confirmed to attend: Mayor Rick Kriseman, Mayor Bob Buckhorn and Mayor George Cretekos
November 08, 2018
Midterm Election Wrap Up with Adam Smith and Chris Ingram
2018 Midterm Election Wrap Up with Adam Smith and Chris Ingram Recap election results with Tampa Bay Times Political Editor Adam Smith and radio show host, Chris Ingram.
October 11, 2018
40th Anniversary Event featuring Mitch Landrieu
Mitch Landrieu -- Mayor of New Orleans 2010 - 2018 Mitch Landrieu, former Mayor of New Orleans came into the national spotlight when he advocated and lead the removal of four Confederate monuments in New Orleans. The powerful decision earned him the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award. He delivered an unforgett...
September 06, 2018
Jeff Weaver — 2016 National Presidential Campaign Manager for Bernie Sanders
Jeff Weaver -- 2016 National Presidential Campaign Manager for Bernie Saunders Jeff Weaver, who served as the Campaign Manager for Bernie Sanders 2016 Presidential Campaign, engineered one of the most remarkable set of political strategies in several decades. This low-budget campaign challenged the dominant Democr...