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Links from the Times for Jan. 27: Super Bowl brings charity to Tampa



Super Bowl brings youth charity to Tampa


View an audio slideshow about the NFL YET center in Tampa.  YET centers are youth charities that the NFL sets up in Super Bowl cities.

Section of Tampa airport parking garage collapses

A massive chunk of concrete canopy collapsed inside a Tampa International Airport parking garage early this morning, crushing an empty rental car and damaging two others.


Grand jury orders Sansom investigation

A grand jury decided Monday to look into allegations that House Speaker Ray Sansom abused his position by taking a six-figure job at his hometown college.

The backstory:
Jan. 25: Columnist Howard Troxler sums it up Jan. 18 State attorney general looking into Sansom's secretive trustee meeting
Jan. 11: The Buzz: Sansom says he saw no legal or ethical problem
Jan. 16: 'Minutes from a Marching meeting with Sansom, Nortwest Florida College appear
Jan. 10: Scarborough's criticism of Sansom is personal, notable"
Jan. 8: Grand Jury may investigate House Speaker Sansom"
Jan 6: House Speaker Ray Sansom reluctantly resigned a six-figure job at his hometown college Monday, succumbing to intense public criticism and questions about tens of millions in tax dollars he steered to the school.
Jan. 6 editorial: Sansom resigns; questions remain
Dec. 18: House speaker builds record of finding cash for college
Dec. 21: Documents link House speaker, friend and college facility
Dec. 22: House speaker's college job not unique
Dec. 28: When new employer asked, lawmaker delivered
Dec. 30: Sansom hires attorney Richard Coates to handle ethics complaint

[Last modified: Monday, May 24, 2010 3:48pm]


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