Jim Norman gets car from charity, car allowance from county
As part of his job with the Salvation Army, Hillsborough County Commissioner Jim Norman gets a free Toyota Camry from the charity for his travels on its behalf. Norman regularly uses the car for commission business, while collecting a $233 monthly car allowance from the county. Kevin Ambler, Norman's opponent in the District 12 state Senate Republican primary, calls the arrangement odd. "It seems like double-dipping to me," Ambler said. Read more about it here.