TAMPA, FL (May 7, 2020)—For the first time in its nearly 40-year history, the Tampa Tiger Bay Club will present a virtual meeting May 15, featuring Hillsborough County legislators discussing the regular session and the impact of the pandemic.
The meeting, free and open to the public, will be shown live at noon on tigerbayclub.com, Facebook (facebook.com/tigerbaytampa) and the Tampa Bay Arts and Education Spectrum channel 636 & Frontier channel 34. Although there is no cost to view the program, the Tiger Bay Club is requesting donations to help defray monthly costs.
The forum will focus on the recent regular session and what the Legislature plans to do in response to the pandemic. Confirmed speakers are Democratic state Rep. Fentrice Driskell, Republican state Rep. James Grant and Democratic state Sen. Darryl Rouson. Other panelist invitations are pending.
Tampa Tiger Bay Club President Yvonne Fry will moderate. Tiger Bay Club members may ask questions by emailing them to firstname.lastname@example.org in advance or during the meeting, or by texting them to (813) 507-9236. Only Tiger Bay Club members can ask questions. To become a member, go to https://www.tigerbayclub.com/join-tbc/
For nearly 40 years, the Tiger Bay Club has presented live discussions of important topics of the day. We hope to return to in-person meetings soon.
The Tampa Tiger Bay Club is a non-partisan political group that presents lively discussions on important issues and candidates running for office.