Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Brian Blair Endorses Margaret Iuculano for Hillsborough County

Over the last few months the media, family and friends
have asked Brian Blair if he will run for the Hillsborough County
Commissioner’s District 6 seat in 2012.

Over the last few months of mulling over the notion to run, Blair releases
this statement to the press about his intentions:

“Over the past months I have given serious thought to a Hillsborough
County Commission Race. After careful consideration and in consultation
with my family, I have decided not to run for the County Commission, but
intend to support Margaret Iuculano in this District 6 countywide race.
Margaret Iuculano is businesswoman, actively engaged in our community with
charity work benefiting children and foster care programs. Margaret has a
compelling personal story and her family values, coupled with hands on
business experience, make her the type of leader I believe would best serve
the important interests of our citizens on the Board of County

He encourages all his supporters to lend their support to Margaret
Iuculano for County Commission District #6 countywide.

Monday, August 15, 2011

E-Mail From Mr. Blair

County Commissioner Kevin Beckner Votes to Increase Property Taxes

With the US economy in shambles, families across the
economic spectrum hurting right here in Hillsborough County, HART
(Hillsborough Area Regional Transit) board members including Kevin Beckner
voted to raise taxes. Notably opposed were John Byczek and County
Commissioner Sandra Murman.

This rate increase (Aprox$2 million annually) represents a 6.4% increase
over the current amount being collected by HART from home and property

Former County Commissioner Brian Blair says, “The citizens of
Hillsborough County are tired of having their taxes raised every time
another government experiment fails. Raising taxes in this bad economy
makes no sense and will be a further waste of taxpayer dollars.”

On August 2, the St. Petersburg Times reported that despite the recent
$5.3 million dollar expansion of the downtown streetcar, ridership
continues to fall well below HARTLine Projections. While serving on the
HART Board a few years ago, then Commissioner Blair warned that the
streetcar would waste millions of dollars. The Streetcar project has almost
burned through more than $10 million dollars from the endowment fund that
along with passenger fares was supposed to fund the Streetcar forever.

This tax increase will also be used to meet the demands of the transit
union which is demanding salary increases of as much as 4.9% for its

“The HARTline board has shown through this vote to raise our taxes its
contempt for the hard workingmen and women of Hillsborough County. This is
unacceptable and I won’t stand for it.”

Join me on Monday, September 12 at the HARTline Budget public hearing and
together we will make our voices heard.

HART Administrative Office
1201 E. 7th Avenue, 3rd Floor
Tampa, Fl 33605
Florida Conference Room


Monday, February 7, 2011

Brian Blair agrees to pay $750 for campaign violations

Former Hillsborough County Commissioner Brian Blair has agreed to pay a $750 fine to the Florida Elections Commission for violating campaign contribution limits during his 2008 re-election campaign.

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Monday, August 9, 2010

Brian Blair’s Son Arrested Again

At some point, Brian Blair needs to seriously consider which is more important: his political career or his family. Saint Petersblog is again first with news about trouble in state House candidate Brian Blair’s family; Blair’s oldest son Brett was arrested again, the second time in as many months, this time for Grand Theft......here

Friday, July 30, 2010

Kevin Beckner Kicks Brian Blairs Ass, Again!

Hillsborough Circuit Judge Bernard Silver found no evidence Beckner acted recklessly regarding Blair, a public figure. He noted in his order that the parsing of words in political debate is subject to "rational interpretations.".....here

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Brian Blair's Son Arrested On Drug Charges

Brett Leslie Blair, 18, was arrested by the Tampa Police Department. Blair was charged with possession of a controlled substance identified as oxycodone, possession of cannabis less than 20 grams and possession of drug paraphernalia.........here

Is Brian Blair a Douche?

Brian Blair, candidate for Florida House District 47, may be a douchebag. You decide?

Thursday, July 1, 2010

Brian Blair Pisses His Pants

Brian Blair
Candidate for Florida House District 47, was supposedly so shitfaced he pissed his pants.......here

Sunday, June 6, 2010

Brian Blair To Fight Against New Tax Increase

Brian Blair, Republican candidate for the District 47 seat in the Florida House of Representatives, is making it clear that he is against raising the sales tax in Hillsborough County to support a new light rail system.......here

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Brian Blair After A Few

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Brian Blair wants to sue Peter Schorsch

Last week, I received a letter from the law firm of Barker, Rodems and Cook, stating that they represented Brian Blair and that they have reviewed my web posting on February 1, 2010........here