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Help Us Make FIRST in Florida Better!

Over the last few years we’ve been building out our statewide support for FIRST K-12 programming. In addition to two Regional Directors principally charged with supporting… 245 more words


Putting Torpedoes on the Webber Class WPC

What is the Problem?:

For a good while, I have been pointing out that the Coast Guard really does not have a means of forcibly stopping a medium to large ship, if its crew is willing to risk death. 1,026 more words


A FIRST in FL Story: Meet Alexa Baires-Jovel

FIRST in Florida Stories is a new occasional series we’ll be running here, to showcase some of our amazing youth and the impact that FIRST… 899 more words


The 2017 Budget

It seems a bit late to talk about the FY2017 budget, but here we are, eight months into the FY, and it is finally signed into law… 1,280 more words


Webber Class WPC Homeport Update

Below is a news release quoted fully. “US Coast Guard to base 2 new cutters in Astoria, Oregon” (sent 04/28/2017 04:31 PM EDT) Note this will happen “starting in 2021.” My estimate is, the first WPC going to Astoria will be FRC #42 give or take one or two numbers. 481 more words


Accountants Grant Thornton fined £2.3m over audit

Source: bbc.co.uk 24 April 2017

Accountancy firm Grant Thornton (GT), has been fined £2.3m and severely reprimanded by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) over failings in its audit of a company called AssetCo. 147 more words


Christian Hate Groups - Tony Perkins & The Family Research Council

In 1996 Tony Perkins, while managing a U.S. Senate campaign, paid $82,500 to purchase the mailing list of former Ku Klux Klan Grand Wizard David Duke. 995 more words