Since 1973, every single Sarasota County Commissioner has been a Republican. Every. single. one.
Corruption - Notorious Jim Ley memo gathering the cabal of developer/owners leading to the evisceration of the 2050 plan:
Overdevelopment - Gated communities receive approval in defiance of the (vitiated) Comp Plan. Whole Foods wins permission from County Commission to pave a wetland:
The Sarasota County Commission election is on August 30th, not November 8th.