Links for the Times: Letters about Ruben Almaguer, Ray Sansom coverage
Under fire, Florida emergency management director resigns
Ruben Almaguer, the man in charge of disaster preparedness for the state abruptly resigned Monday amid allegations from his own employees that he discriminated against female staffers, overstated department travel savings and made improper purchases with his state taxpayer-funded credit card.
Read his resignation letter.
In November, Gwen Keenan, bureau chief for preparedness, sent two letters to Gov. Crist requesting Alamguer's removal.
Read more about the former House speaker's corruption and criminal charges here.