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Justin Bieber to perform at Rick Scott inauguration?



bieber.jpgThat's what Tallahassee Police Department Maj. Lewis Johnson told the capital city commission last night as part of his briefing on the security measures for 12 inaugural events law enforcement is staffing.

But Johnson misspoke, the police department says today.

"Major Johnson inaccurately stated that inauguration planning officials are attempting to secure singer Justin Bieber to perform," PD spokesman David McCranie wrote in a press release this morning. "Inauguration officials have confirmed they are not, nor have they ever attempted to secure him."

Scott has raised more than $1 million to celebrate his inauguration, which happens Jan. 4. Here is the official list of events.

[Last modified: Thursday, December 9, 2010 11:40am]


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