Candidate quits after his story questioned
Land O'Lakes Republican Jim King is dropping his campaign to unseat U.S. Rep. Ginny Brown Waite, a Brooksville Republican. His trouble? Not the back injury that King once cited.
A Times investigation showed he made false claims about his professional background and the time he spent with the military in 2001 in Afghanistan, reports staff writer John Frank.
-- David DeCamp/Times staff writer