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Donald Trump is big Rick Scott supporter



From the Herald-Tribune:

...New York real estate tycoon and reality TV star Donald Trump has become one of Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s top individual donors in the last two years, giving $100,000 to a political committee that Scott runs, new campaign finance reports show.

Trump’s latest donation to Scott’s re-election bid was in April, when he gave the governor $50,000 — one of the five largest donations to Scott’s committee in the second quarter. He also gave $50,000 in 2012.

Only nine people — including Manatee County-based developer Randy Benderson — have given more to Scott’s committee than the outspoken Trump since the start of 2013....

[Last modified: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 10:04am]


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