Galvano, 2 commissioners to speak with E. Manatee GOP

June 23, 2014 

Sen. Galvano, 2 commissioners speak to East Manatee GOP

BRADENTON -- The East Manatee Republican Club will meet for lunch at the Peridia Golf and Country Club, 4950 Peridia Blvd., Bradenton, at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, July 10.

Guest speakers will be Manatee County Commissioners Robin DiSabatino, District 4; Carol Whitmore, at-large; and state Sen. Bill Galvano, R-Bradenton.

Meet candidates and ask questions of your choice. Cost is $16.

Reservations: 941-739-3813 or


State Rep. Boyd to headline Manatee Forum Tuesday

BRADENTON -- State Rep. Jim Boyd will be guest speaker at the Manatee Forum at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Pier 22 Restaurant.

Dinner is $20.

Boyd will discuss the recent legislative session from the vantage point of his assignments as chairman of the State Affairs Committee and member of the Agriculture & Natural Resources Subcommittee, Joint Committee on Public Counsel Oversight and Select Committee on Gaming.

RSVP:, email or call 941-758-4878.

-- Herald staff reports

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