FL: As rain douses protests, cops keep strong grip on Tampa

By Yaël Ossowski | Florida Watchdog TAMPA— As delegates and suit-clad Republican Party officials were busy rewriting the nominating rules for the Republican Party on Monday at the Tampa Bay TimesForum, detractors and protesters were getting their message out three blocks away at the Lykes Gaslight Park. Seemingly undeterred by the growing mass of police officers dressed head to toe in […]

No money for female Holocaust museum volunteer

Here is an article featuring the lovely Ms. Melanie Pfeffer, about her travels to the United States with the Austrian Services Abroad program.  Ms. Pfeffer will be the first female participant in the program. The original article will run on the 25. August 2012 in Der Standard, the most widely read newspaper among educated Austrians, […]

FL: Inevitable Romney faces week of unknowns at RNC

By Yaël Ossowski | Florida Watchdog TAMPA— After a year and a half of the Republican presidential nomination process, it seems that the inevitable nominee will be nominated at the Tampa Bay Times Forum next week. Clinging to the title of presumptive nominee, former Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney will take to the floor at the Republican National Convention to shed that […]

FL: New Black Panthers still angry with ‘conservative whites,’ but won’t be appearing at RNC

By Yaël Ossowski | Florida Watchdog TAMPA— People expecting stiff resistance from the New Black Panther Party at the Republican National Convention in Tampa next week can breathe a sigh of relief. Speaking exclusively to Florida Watchdog, Michelle Williams, chief of staff for the local chapter of the New Black Panther Partyin Tampa-St. Petersburg, said her group has no more plans to appear alongside […]

FL: Voter ID still going strong, ensuring ‘one person, one vote’

By Yaël Ossowski | Florida Watchdog TAMPA —  As county election officials thumbed through the 2 million ballotscast during the Aug. 14 party primary election in Florida, a state judge nearly 1,000 miles away was preparing his ruling on a law closely mirroring the voter identification requirements in the Sunshine State. The next day, Aug. 15, Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court Judge Robert Simpson rendered […]

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