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A capacity crowd of both supporters and opponents offered public comment as the Hillsborough County Commission voted 7-0 to repeal its 2005 ban on recognizing LGBT events (photo credit: Franco Ripple/CBS Tampa Bay)

Listen to The Current’s June 8-9 show: Hillsborough LGBT Ban Repealed, Habitat for Humanity Pinellas, National Ocean Week, Tuberous Sclerosis and Autism

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition of The Current? No problem! Click the audio player below to catch the whole episode featuring: Coverage from the Hillsborough County Commission‘s decision to repeal their 2005 ban […]

CBS Tampa–06/10/2013

Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band will play a Tampa benefit concert May 10 in Curtis Hixon Park (photo credit: garysinisefoundation.org)

Listen to The Current’s May 4-5 show here!

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition of The Current? No problem! Click the audio player below to catch the whole episode featuring Chris Kuban on the Lt. Dan Band benefit concert (May 10th), Dr. […]

05/06/2013

Gary Sinise's Lt. Dan Band will perform Friday, May 10 in Tampa (photo credit: foxnews.com)

The Current for 5/4-5: Lt. Dan Band Concert, Shooting With SOF Benefit, Summer Pests/Landscaping, Political Expert Panel

We’ve got a great weekend of The Current coming up for you! It’s a full hour packed with great guests, important topics and ways to connect with the Tampa Bay community. Our segments for the […]

05/03/2013

St. Petersburg skyline at dusk. (Credit: city-data.com)

Listen to The Current’s April 13 show here!

Did you miss the inaugural edition of The Current this past weekend? No problem! Click the audio player below to catch the whole episode featuring Sen. Jeff Brandes of the Florida Senate, Robert Trigaux of […]

04/15/2013

Donald Trump (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Opinion: Dumping Cold Water On Trump’s October Surprise

While Trump may have an “October surprise” that will destroy President Obama’s reelection campaign for the White House, I don’t think it’s going to be much more than seeing Trump get the headlines for part of the day, again.

CBS Tampa–10/24/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Happy Now For Tea Party Help, GOP Faces Challenges

The Republican Party that’s showing its face to America this week is a restless institution that relies heavily on the uncompromising passions of tea partyers, anti-immigration activists and social conservatives. It’s a potent but unruly coalition that supplies vital energy today but poses serious challenges for the future.

08/27/2012

Florida governor Rick Scott (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Scott: Fed Defense Cuts Could Cost Florida 39,000 Jobs

Republican Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday called on leaders of Congress to stop potential federal budget cuts that he said would be devastating to Florida’s fragile economy.

08/02/2012

US President Barack Obama speaks to the press.  (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/GettyImages)

Obama Campaign Woos Hispanics With TV, Radio Ads

Her Latin American background is clear in her speech as Lynnette Acosta talks about how President Barack Obama’s health care plan could help a diabetic neighbor.

06/09/2012