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Peter Schorsch is the President of Extensive Enterprises and is the publisher of some of Florida’s most influential new media websites, including,,, and Sunburn, the morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics. SaintPetersBlog has for three years running been ranked by the Washington Post as the best state-based blog in Florida. In addition to his publishing efforts, Peter is a political consultant to several of the state’s largest governmental affairs and public relations firms. Peter lives in St. Petersburg with his wife, Michelle, and their daughter, Ella.


For more than 20 years, James Call has covered North Florida and state government news via a diverse career in print and radio journalism. Currently, Call is the senior reporter for Previous to that, he was the managing editor of The Florida Current. Other Capitol stints include six years as Florida Public Radio’s chief legislative news producer. Call’s work has won awards from The Associated Press, the Society of Professional Journalists, and the Pew Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism.


Janelle Irwin is a journalist, blogger and full-time mom. She contributes to SaintPetersBlog and hosts a radio show on WMNF 88.5 in Tampa.


Mitch Perry is one of Florida and Tampa Bay’s most respected political journalists. Currently, he is a reporter for Previous to that, Perry was News and Politics Editor for Creative Loafing Tampa in addition to hosting a weekly local news show on WMNF 88.5. A native of San Francisco, Perry began his reporting career at KPFA radio in Berkeley, California.


Ryan Ray is one of the bright young stars of Florida’s new media scene. A contributor to and before that, The Florida Squeeze, Ray is a leading voice on progressive policies and campaigns. Beyond his writing career, Ray has worked as staffer on several campaigns, including that of U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham..


Christine Sexton is the chief health care reporter for Her work has appeared in Bloomberg, the New York Times, the Associated Press, Florida Medical Business, the Florida Current and a range of trade magazines. She is also president of


A.G. Gancarski has written a weekly column for Jacksonville’s Folio Weekly since 2003. His writings on politics, culture, and sport have appeared in the Washington Times, the Daily Caller, and the American Conservative. His radio and TV appearances include frequent contributions to WJCT-FM (Jacksonville’s Public Radio station); additionally, he has been a guest on Huff Post Live and the Savage Nation radio show.


Harold Hedrick is a graphic and web designer who has was branded and designed multiple websites for clients across the United States. He formerly worked for the Florida Senate Majority Office and has worked on multiple campaigns.

Harold received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida.

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Florida Politics is a statewide, new media platform covering campaigns, elections, government, policy, and lobbying in Florida. This platform and all of its content are owned by Extensive Enterprises Media.

Publisher: Peter Schorsch

Contributors & reporters: Phil Ammann, Jim Rosica, A.G. Gancarski, Joe Henderson, Janelle Irwin, Dan McAuliffe, Michael Moline, Jacob Ogles, Scott Powers, Bob Sparks, Andrew Wilson.
Phone: (727) 642-3162
Address: 204 37th Avenue North #182
St. Petersburg, Florida 33704

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