Author: Ray Seaman
It’s an election year in Florida, and that means Rick Scott and his allies are trying to bring back their old voter suppression schemes.
When the City of Gainesville requested it use the Reitz Student Union on the University of Florida campus as an early voting location, Scott’s hand picked elections chief Ken Detzner said “no.”
State Representative Eric Fresen (R-Miami) has thumbed his nose at Florida’s ethics laws and is now trying to avoid punishment for his actions. It’s critical that the Florida Commission on Ethics not let Fresen off the hook.