It is my hope that by the time this letter is published, Mr. Jimmie T. Smith has made his public apology to the Land Development Director for publicly and shamelessly recommending she lose her position because she was doing her job. He hopefully also will acknowledge the stain he leaves on the county government.

I can’t help but wonder if he would have trashed the same office holder had she been a he.

I guess we can assume then that Mr. Smith would not support Florida ratifying the ERA. I sincerely hope

Mr. Smith has a qualified opponent come election time, hopefully of the female persuasion.

Harriet Heywood


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Harriet, you should run! You have what it takes to do a good job!

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