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Special interests dump $300K more into Rick Scott campaign in four days

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October

The latest numbers are up for Rick Scott's Let's Get to Work political committee, and it looks like the candidate who once decried special-interest money is growing more special-interesty by the day. From Oct. 5 to Oct. 8, Scott reported taking $308,0000 from 26 donors. The big check writers include the Florida Chamber of Commerce ($100K), Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida ($50K), New York investment company Holly Brook Associates ($30K), Florida Optometric CCE ($25K), a company called School Development ($20K), the nursing home lobby's group Our Elders Count ($10K)...

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[Last modified: Wednesday, October 13, 2010 6:46am]

    

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