April 19, 2013
Sarasota City Commission candidate Richard Dorfman discusses life experiences, art, music and Sarasota with Politically Personal's Candice McElyea. The candidate says major influences in his life were from growing up in a small town, living in NYC in the 70's and 80's, and meeting and working with Nelson Mandela. For more on Richard's campaign, go to www.electdorfman.com If you live in the city of Sarasota, don't forget to vote on May 14, 2013!
February 05, 2013
We are definitely not calling you a dummy, but this whole election thing in the City of Sarasota can make anyone feel less than brilliant. So, we've put together this video to outline the steps you need to take in order to VOTE in the City election on March 12th! There are two At Large City Commission seats up for grabs. Stay tuned to PoliticallyPersonal.com for information about each candidate.
January 09, 2013
Entrepreneur, home builder, politician and family man. Politically Personal talks with one of Manatee County's most magnetic figures about his life and career.
November 05, 2012
Politically Personal's Rochelle Dudley sits down with former presidential candidate Herman Cain, renowned economist Dr. Art Laffer and Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) National Spokesperson Niger Innis about the "Truth Tour" and their new venture Job Creators Solutions during a recent stop in Tampa, FL.
November 03, 2012
The Republican Party of Sarasota hosted a rally at Dolphin Aviation in Sarasota on Saturday with U.S. Congressman Vern Buchanan and Florida Governor Rick Scott.
November 01, 2012
Politically Personal's Candice McElyea visits Girls Inc. Sarasota for "She Votes", a mock election in which girls learn about formulating a campaign, giving campaign speeches, registering to vote and running for office -- a great program that encourages young girls to participate in the election process.
August 27, 2012
Politically Personal was one of only four media outlets who got a one on one interview with Donald Trump when he was in Sarasota on August 26, 2012 to accept the Statesman of the Year Award from the Sarasota Republican Party. He spoke to a sold out crowd of more than 1000 people at the Ritz.
August 27, 2012
During a news conference before the Statesman of the Year Award ceremony, Trump called on the GOP to engage in a nastier fight with Obama after fielding questions about anti-Romney advertising and the local vandalizing of a "Repeal Obama" billboard in Sarasota County last week.
A campaign's mistake, Trump said, is to be too politically correct and too nice.
July 16, 2012
Candice McElyea interviews Manatee County Sheriff Brad Steube
June 11, 2012
Candice McElyea interviews Ronna Romney.
June 05, 2012
Candice McElyea & Rochelle Dudley explain what Politically Personal is all about! Be sure to "Subscribe" to our website for election updates, video interviews and information about local events. PoliticallyPersonal.com is your one-stop shop for all things political!
June 11, 2012
After seeing the tremendous response the Florida Department of Law Enforcement received when setting up pill drop box locations in Manatee County about once every six months, Steube had an idea. He applied successfully to the state to have a pill drop box installed in the MCSO lobby. Since 2011, more than 700 pounds of pills have been anonymously dropped off.