Episode 16

16. What person, place or thing in Florida deserves more attention?

In this week’s episode, we look back at how the first 10 guests on the show answered the question: What Florida person, place or thing deserves more attention? It’s one of the four questions we ask every guest, and it felt appropriate for us to...

Episode 15

15. Former FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate

Former Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Craig Fugate is this week’s featured guest. In his time at FEMA, he oversaw more than 500 presidentially-declared major disasters and emergencies. Craig also served as the director of Florida’s Emergency Management Division from 2001 to...

Episode 14

14. Miami Herald Capital Bureau Chief Mary Ellen Klas

Miami Herald Capital Bureau Chief Mary Ellen Klas is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about how much the Capital Press Corps and media in general have changed in the last 20-30 years and how these changes are impacting modern news...

Episode 13

13. Holland & Knight Retired Senior Partner Martha Barnett

Holland & Knight Retired Senior Partner Martha Barnett is this week’s featured guest. Martha is one of Florida’s most influential lawyers. In fact, the National Law Journal named her one of the “100 Most Influential Lawyers in America.” She was a member of...

Episode 12

12. Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings

Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about the Orlando he knew growing up and about some of the biggest issues facing the city today. We also talk about the one year anniversary of the Pulse...

Episode 11

11. NY Times Bestselling Author and TB Times Reporter Craig Pittman

New York Times bestselling author and Tampa Bay Times reporter Craig Pittman is this week’s featured guest. In our conversation, we talk about Craig’s latest book Oh, Florida!: How America’s Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country. We also talk about Florida’s unique environment...