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Fla. Gov. in TV Campaign Ad with Convicted Human Smuggler


Fla. Gov. in TV Campaign Ad with Convicted Human Smuggler

In the politician’s version of the reality television show America’s Dumbest Criminals, Florida’s Republican governor appears in a campaign commercial with a Cuban-born grocery store owner convicted of human smuggling. The embarrassing story comes via a nonprofit journalism conglomerate in Florida. Governor Rick Scott is up for reelection and he’s…


Mayor with Ties to Fla. Gov. Guilty of Corruption

A south Florida mayor with close ties to Governor Rick Scott has pleaded guilty to public corruption for participating in a scheme involving the theft of federal grants earmarked for his tiny working class city. The plot involves a small-town mayor, Manuel Maroño, with big-time political ties to prominent Republicans.…


Florida’s Governor Slapped With Ethics Complaint

An ethics complaint has been filed against Florida’s new governor, Rick Scott, for abusing the power of his office to financially benefit a chain of medical clinics that represent the single biggest chunk of his vast fortune.Scott, who was embroiled in a federal fraud investigation before moving into the governor’s mansion earlier this…

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