Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Demands for action intensify at huge rally at Florida’s Capitol
Thousands of supporters cheer for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students as they rallied outside the Florida Capitol on Wednesday to demand that lawmakers enact gun control laws. [JAMES BORCHUCK  |  Times]
TALLAHASSEE — Florida became the epicenter of an historic debate over gun violence Wednesday as a growing #Never Again movement seized the national spotlight to demand action a week after the massacre in Parkland.At a raucous two-hour...
Andrew Pollack, whose daughter was killed in the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, speaks during an event at the White House in Washington, Feb. 21, 2018. Pollack urged President Donald Trump to act quickly to protect children. “We’re here because my daughter has no voice — she was murdered last week, shot nine times,” he said. [Tom Brenner |  New York Times]
Students, parents beg President Trump: Do something
CareerSource Pinellas president and CEO Edward Peachey. [SCOTT KEELER | Times]
Hillsborough commissioners ask CareerSource chief to step down or be fired
New Ray Carlos Gomez is known as an emotional player. (Times file, 2017)
What if the Rays actually have a good plan?