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Island Packet
How SC’s leaders have failed South Carolinianssum of inflation and population growth, or 6 percent a year, whichever was less
How SC’s leaders have failed South Carolinians
Island Packet / Posted 20 hours ago
sum of inflation and population growth, or 6 percent a year, whichever was less. Two years later, then-S.C. House Speaker David Wilkins, R-Greenville, touted the success of South Carolina’s Republican revolution. Adjusted for inflation, state... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Enterprise Florida President Bill Johnson created top positions for two former colleagues from PortMiamito find $6 million in savings. The review was conducted by former Florida Depar
Enterprise Florida President Bill Johnson created top positions for two former colleagues from PortMiami
Naples Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
to find $6 million in savings. The review was conducted by former Florida Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins and suggested the agency cut 27 employees and review its contracts. Wilkins himself was awarded a $100,000... Read more
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CBC.ca
Kevin Vickers's bravery less valued in discreet world of diplomacy: Chris Hallassaulting Tibetan protesters in Ottawa. And then there's the non-hypothetical
Kevin Vickers's bravery less valued in discreet world of diplomacy: Chris Hall
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
assaulting Tibetan protesters in Ottawa. And then there's the non-hypothetical examples, such as when U.S. Ambassador David Wilkins warned in the 2006 election that the Liberals' rhetoric on softwood lumber might hurt relations, or when his... Read more
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Alaska Public
As new companies enter Alaska oilfields, violations spiketo be responsible for your behavior.” Representatives from Hilcorp declined to
As new companies enter Alaska oilfields, violations spike
Alaska Public / Posted 5 days ago
to be responsible for your behavior.” Representatives from Hilcorp declined to be interviewed. In an emailed statement, David Wilkins, Hilcorp Alaska’s Senior Vice President, wrote, “…we take regulatory compliance issues seriously. We are... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Enterprise Florida chief bypassed bid process to hire speechwriter, paid $158K in contractshe would leave Enterprise Florida on June 24. Scott tapped former Florida Depar
Enterprise Florida chief bypassed bid process to hire speechwriter, paid $158K in contracts
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
he would leave Enterprise Florida on June 24. Scott tapped former Florida Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins to identify areas of the Enterprise Florida budget that would yield $6 million in savings. Wilkins suggested... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Enterprise Florida chief bypassed bid process to hire speechwriter, paid her $158K in contractshe would leave Enterprise Florida on June 24. Scott tapped former Florida Depar
Enterprise Florida chief bypassed bid process to hire speechwriter, paid her $158K in contracts
Naples Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
he would leave Enterprise Florida on June 24. Scott tapped former Florida Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins to identify areas of the Enterprise Florida budget that would yield $6 million in savings. Wilkins revealed his... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
'Ireland's Olympians' - new exhibition opens at GAA museum– the country’s first and, to date, only medal for an Olympic sailing event – i
'Ireland's Olympians' - new exhibition opens at GAA museum
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 14 days ago
– the country’s first and, to date, only medal for an Olympic sailing event – is remembered with the silver medal won by David Wilkins and James Wilkinson. GAA President Aogán Ó Fearghail said: “We are delighted, in conjunction with the Olympic... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Florida agency that recruits jobs will soon be slashing themother states. A former top aide to Scott came up with a proposal to eliminate
Florida agency that recruits jobs will soon be slashing them
WJHG Panama City / Posted 18 days ago
other states. A former top aide to Scott came up with a proposal to eliminate 27 jobs and $6 million in annual spending. David Wilkins, former secretary of Department of Children and Families, said Enterprise Florida is "top-heavy" and doesn't... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Economic development chief to exit with $132Kchanges and downsizing that would slash about 30 percent of the agency's jobs a
Economic development chief to exit with $132K
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
changes and downsizing that would slash about 30 percent of the agency's jobs and costs. The changes, recommended by David Wilkins at Scott's behest, would also put added emphasis on attracting international business while shifting the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Fla. economic development chief to exit with $132Kchanges and downsizing that would slash about 30 percent of the agency's jobs a
Fla. economic development chief to exit with $132K
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 19 days ago
changes and downsizing that would slash about 30 percent of the agency's jobs and costs. The changes, recommended by David Wilkins at Scott's behest, would also put added emphasis on attracting international business while shifting the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Fla. economic development chief to exit with $132Kchanges and downsizing that would slash about 30 percent of the agency's jobs a
Fla. economic development chief to exit with $132K
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 19 days ago
changes and downsizing that would slash about 30 percent of the agency's jobs and costs. The changes, recommended by David Wilkins at Scott's behest, would also put added emphasis on attracting international business while shifting the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Major Visit Florida shift proposedlegislative approval, would be part of an ongoing overhaul of how the state att
Major Visit Florida shift proposed
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
legislative approval, would be part of an ongoing overhaul of how the state attracts jobs and tourists to Florida. David Wilkins, former director of two state agencies, was brought in by Gov. Rick Scott to review Enterprise Florida two... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Enterprise Florida should cut 27 positions, financial review findsas the state’s economic development agency.” Scott asked former Florida Depart
Enterprise Florida should cut 27 positions, financial review finds
Naples Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
as the state’s economic development agency.” Scott asked former Florida Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins to conduct a review of Enterprise Florida’s $23 million budget to find $6 million in savings. In his review,... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Florida Agency that Recruits Jobs May Soon be Slashing Themasked a former top aide to review Enterprise Florida after legislators the requ
Florida Agency that Recruits Jobs May Soon be Slashing Them
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 19 days ago
asked a former top aide to review Enterprise Florida after legislators the request for $250 million to lure new companies. David Wilkins said Enterprise Florida is "top heavy" and doesn't need as many positions since it won't be offering cash... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Half his salary: Gov. Scott, Enterprise Florida CEO reach severance package agreementthe agency would go through a financial review conducted by former Florida Depa
Half his salary: Gov. Scott, Enterprise Florida CEO reach severance package agreement
Naples Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
the agency would go through a financial review conducted by former Florida Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins. Scott told Wilkins to comb through Enterprise Florida's $23 million budget for $6 million in savings. Scott... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Tri-County Tech graduates include husband and wife from Williamstongoing to college. "Tri-County changed our lives and gave us opportunities we w
Tri-County Tech graduates include husband and wife from Williamston
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 19 days ago
going to college. "Tri-County changed our lives and gave us opportunities we wouldn't have had before," Nathan said. David Wilkins, the former U.S. ambassador to Canada who also served as speaker of the South Carolina House of... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Life Connectors matches career professionals with promising college studentsTALLAHASSEE — David Wilkins will demonstrate his business acumen this week with
Life Connectors matches career professionals with promising college students
Naples Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
TALLAHASSEE — David Wilkins will demonstrate his business acumen this week with his financial review of Enterprise Florida, but his heart is really in helping youngsters. Along with his wife, Tanya, the former secretary of the Florida Department of... Read more
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Naples Daily News
California leaders: Gov. Rick Scott’s trip to the state not likely to produce high-paying jobsdeparture was followed by a cost savings audit performed by former Florida Depa
California leaders: Gov. Rick Scott’s trip to the state not likely to produce high-paying jobs
Naples Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
departure was followed by a cost savings audit performed by former Florida Department of Children and Families Secretary David Wilkins. Scott said he asked Wilkins to find ways to save $6 million from Enterprise Florida's $23.5 million budget.... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Latest Appeal Of NFL Concussion Settlement Could Keep Payments From Coming This YearCleo Miller, Judson Flint, Elmer Underwood, Vincent Clark Sr., Ken Jones, Fred
Latest Appeal Of NFL Concussion Settlement Could Keep Payments From Coming This Year
Sports Business Daily / Posted 1 months ago
Cleo Miller, Judson Flint, Elmer Underwood, Vincent Clark Sr., Ken Jones, Fred Smerlas, Jim Rourke, Lou Piccone and James David Wilkins II. NO MERIT TO APPEAL: In a statement, the counsel for the class wrote, "This meritless appeal carries... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Nine former players file further appeal of concussion settlementCleo Miller, Judson Flint, Elmer Underwood, Vincent Clark Sr., Ken Jones, Fred
Nine former players file further appeal of concussion settlement
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 1 months ago
Cleo Miller, Judson Flint, Elmer Underwood, Vincent Clark Sr., Ken Jones, Fred Smerlas, Jim Rourke, Lou Piccone, and James David Wilkins II. Their lawyer, John Pentz, now claims that, because the science regarding Chronic Traumatic Encephelopathy... Read more

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