http://www.lifenews.com/2008/07/23/state-3403/ Always been Pro life - Commission Chairman Joe McClash made the motion to remove the funding and told the Herald Tribune newspaper that Manatee County "has never supported organizations that fund abortions."
http://www.heraldtribune.com/article/20071009/NEWS/710090491 Joe tells largest developer to follow the rules
http://www.seaportspr.com/viewportnews.cgi?newsletter_id=108&article_id=3507 Economic stimulus package crafted by Manatee County Port Authority Chairman Joe McClash.
http://tampabay.bizjournals.com/tampabay/stories/2006/02/27/story3.html Joe leads the region for a new Coast to Coast expressway
http://www.portmanatee.com/pdffile/DW_MA08_web.pdf Port Manatee Encouragemnet Zone
http://www.mymanatee.org/home/government/departments/neighborhood-services/economic-development/ed-forms-flyers.html - County's Economic Policies