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New TV ad targets Alex Sink's use of state plane

31

January

The NRCC said this morning it will air this new TV ad attacking Alex Sink. "She used the taxpayer-funded plane so she could get to a vacation in the Bahamas," a narrator says.

The ad relies on 2009 reporting out of Tallahassee, when Sink was CFO, and questions raised about her use of the state plane. Sink eventually reimbursed the state $17,000. The ad implies she flew a state plane to the Bahamas. In fact, she took the state plane from Miami to Fort Lauderdale, and then caught a commercial flight to the Bahamas.

[Last modified: Friday, January 31, 2014 10:47am]

    

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