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Teresa Jacobs

An Orange County Commissioner who won the 2010 election to be the next Orange County Mayor over fellow commissioner Bill Segal. She takes over for Mayor Rich Crotty.
An Orange County Commissioner who won the 2010 election to be the next Orange County Mayor over fellow commissioner Bill Segal. She takes over for Mayor Rich Crotty. « Show less

Top Teresa Jacobs Articles

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  • Mayor Jacobs jets to Austin to study Texas talent magnet

     
    Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs is helping lead a delegation of business leaders to Austin this afternoon to take a closer look at the Texas city known for its creative class. The four-day trip includes meetings with University of Texas officials and...
  • Speaker Dorworth’s political pals back Lasso in Orange race, too

     
    Future Florida House Speaker Chris Dorworth has lined up $20,000 from his leadership committee to help fund his friend and Orange County Commission District 3 candidate Eric Lasso. That troubles Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs, who was already unsettled...
  • Dorworth vs. Jacobs on Orange Commission race

     
    By David Damron, Orlando Sentinel Rep. Chris Dorworth's involvement in an Orange commission race is pouring more gas on a feud between the future House speaker from Seminole County and Mayor Teresa Jacobs, two of Central Florida's most powerful...
  • In Mica-Adams, it’s Huckabee, Barbour and Jacobs vs. Palin, Rice and West

     
    With U.S. Rep. John Mica rushing out endorsements¬† on the eve of the primary – and rival U.S. Rep. Sandy Adams reminding voters about some of hers — here’s where some high profile Republicans are lining up in the closely watched race...
  • Mica lands support from Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs — and Haley Barbour, too

     
    Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs is supporting U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, in his congressional primary showdown with U.S. Rep. Sandy Adams, Mica's campaign says. It's a coup for Mica. Jacobs is both the most influential and best-known Republican...
  • Orange election chief hopeful backtracks on killing petition drive

     
    Orange County Election Supervisor candidate Dan Fanelli said in an Orlando Sentinel message board on Wednesday that his incumbent opponent Bill Cowles should have “sat on” petitions for a sick-time ballot measure last week, to hurt its chances...
  • UPDATED: Plakon steers $$$ into Lasso commission race, too

     
    TALLAHASSEE — Rep. Scott Plakon, R-Longwood,¬†is getting involved in a contentious Orange County Commission race that has become a proxy fight between two of Central Florida's most powerful politicians. Last week, Plakon's CCE, Floridians for...
  • Outside group begins attacking Soto in competitive Senate race

     
    An outside group known only as “Progressives” has begun attacking state Rep. Darren Soto, D-Orlando, who is campaigning for an open Senate seat against Republican personal-injury lawyer Will McBride. The group, which was only formed a week...
  • Former Sentinel columnist, Jacobs advisor lands job with Jeb Bush

     
    Former Orlando Sentinel columnist Mike Thomas, who had recently taken a job as a top adviser to Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs, has left to take a post with the education foundation run by past Florida Gov. Jeb Bush. As a top voice for the Sentinel,...
  • Teresa Jacobs, social media on ‘Central Florida Spotlight’

     
    In public-affairs programming this weekend: ***Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs visits “Central Florida Spotlight” to discuss the importance of social media in reaching out to the community. WFTV-Channel 9 legal analyst Bill Sheaffer explains...
  • Orange County government website lands top award

     
    Orange County government has long maintained a top website, just take a look here. But this year it topped all of its peers, taking the top prize in The Center for Digital Goverment's Best of the Web awards for all counties nationwide. Sure, this is...