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Gallagher's Rental Ties



Florida Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Gallagher employs one of his subordinates at the Florida Department of Financial Services to manage his six rental properties in Tallahassee, which comprise 21 units.

Rick Lanway, a 47-year-old Tallahassee resident and state fire marshal employee, arranges maintenance for Gallagher’s properties and picks up rent checks. Tenants said Lanway sometimes arrives in his state fire marshal vehicle, which Gallagher said he didn’t know.

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[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 3:04pm]


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