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Howard Troxler: One last chance to stop 'leadership funds'

Times columnist Howard Troxler goes after leadership funds one more time:

No matter what else this 2011 Legislature does, wise or unwise, it has done one thing that screams for attention.

It has legalized its own direct bribery.

It did this on March 24, when it voted to override former Gov. Charlie Crist's veto of House Bill 1207 from the 2010 legislative session.

And if the members of the Legislature who did it expect to get away with it. …

Then the people of Florida should spend the next year and a half making them regret it.

Read the entire column here.

[Last modified: Tuesday, May 3, 2011 10:33am]


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