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Episode 73

Meet the New Chairman of the Tampa City Council, Orlando Gudes

Former Tampa Police Officer Orlando Gudes who was unanimously elected City Council Chairman faces the competing interests of concerned residents, developers and newcomers in the city bringing "MONEY, POWER & POLITICS to the table.

Councilman Gudes also talks about the challenges of serving on the East Tampa CRA as affordable housing becomes non-existent. 

The Governor and the Florida House and Senate pushing more and more Home Rule and over ruling local government decisions.

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What You Need to Know About What’s Going on in Local Tampa Bay Politics. Get to know the Politicians and the movers and shakers who are navigating and running one of the most important and up and coming cities in the USA.

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Angela Birdsong

Angela Birdsong is a Former 2018 Candidate for the Hillsborough County Board of County Commission. She is a Former member of the Board of County Commission Diversity Advisory Council and currently sits on the Commission on the Status of Woman for Hillsborough County, Florida.