FL-05 Face-off: Sager Vs Nugent
I just got back from a “Meet The Candidates” forum today, sponsored by the South Lake Republicans Club and hosted by the South Lake 912 Tea Party (boy, that’s a mouth full). I will focus on good ld Dick* Nugent and Jason Sager here in this dairy.
State Of FL-05 Race: Richard Nugent Still Bores Me
Just on the off chance, mostly because of the primaries yesterday, I wanted to update the race between Dick* Nugent and Jason Sager. There have been slight details in the Republican race that needs updating.
Open Letter: Jason Sager, Do Not Take FL-05 For Granted
Jason Sager (CAN-R-FL-05), The leason learned from the special election for the 12th Congressional District of Pennsylvania was crystal clear: Do not take this election for granted. I’m sure you don’t, but let’s look at all the speaical elections up to this point and see how they got elected:
Politician Vs Republican: Florida’s 5th Congressional District Edition
If you haven’t heard yet, the people of Florida’s 5th Congressional District got screwed April 30th. Here’s the brief story: Eleven minutes after the noon April 30 candidate filing deadline for the 2010 election, Brown-Waite announced her intentions to forgo her candidacy and threw her support to Hernando Sheriff Richard Nugent, who had qualified earlier that morning by paying a $10,440 filing fee. The ploy | Read More »
Meet Jason Sager (CAN-R-FL-05)
Hello RedState! I would like you to meet someone I met. His name is Jason Sager and he is running for Florida’s 5th Congressional District. Instead of taking his word on his website, I personally met the man. This guy is the real deal. I first heard of Jason Sager when I went to see Glenn Beck and he announced his 100-Year Plan. I got | Read More »
(Sortof) Meet Richard Nugent (CAN-R-FL-05)
Oh great, another Dick* running for office. After much research, I can now tell you what I have learn about Richard Nugent: … That’s it. I’m telling you, this is Florida 5th District’s Man Of Mystery. Oh sure, Hernando County might know him, but that does do the rest of the district no good. This guy doesn’t even have a website up yet.
Ginny Brown-Waite: The Red Queen
This is just great. When criticized about how she announced her retirement, Ginny Brown-Waite responded with a statement that would be funny if she wasn’t so serious: U.S. Rep. Ginny Brown-Waite’s Handoff Of Her Seat To Sheriff Irks Many “It’s clear that these critics belong to the Charlie Crist wing of the Republican Party – their real concern is their personal political gain,” Brown-Waite said, | Read More »
Brown-Waite (R FL-05) And Nugent Shenanigans
I know this news broke Friday (April, 30th), but for some reason I am just now hearing about this: “As I have prepared for my campaign, I have been troubled by persistent health problems and have come to the disappointing and sad conclusion that I cannot run for reelection. There are simply too many unresolved issues around my health and my pancreas in particular. As | Read More »
Stand With Sager: The Man Of Hell No
“If Republicans are the Party of No, then I’m going to be The Man Of HELL NO!” –Jason Sager (CAN-R-FL-05) I laughed, “Can I quote you?” In fact, I love the quote so much, I choose it as the title of this article. This quote came at the end of our almost two hour talk, and so I will put it in context later. I | Read More »
Interview With Sager (CAN-R-FL-05)
Today, I am interviewing Jason Sager who is running against Ginny Brown-Waite for the Republican nomination in my district.
BigGator5 (R FL-05) 2010!
Ok, not really. I want to go through a thought experiment in which I, BigGator5, was to run for Florida’s 5th Congressional District. Since I don’t want to step on anyone’s toes, we’ll say Ginny Brown-Waite has chosen to retire and return to private life at the end of her current term. I want to make it clear that she is not and I fully | Read More »
FL-05, Ginny Brown-Waite (R)
As a result of the 2008 election Florida is represented in congress by 15 Republican and 10 Democrat representatives, with 2 Republican and 1 Democrat seat changing parties. Bill Nelson-D and Mel Martinez-R are our Senators, neither of which were up for reelection in 2008. Our governor is Charlie Crist-R who was also not up for reelection. The highest profile non-politician is Jeb Bush-R who | Read More »