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John Morgan compares Andrew Gillum to Bernie Madoff as campaign donation feud continues

Orlando attorney John Morgan compared former Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum to infamous con man Bernie Madoff on Monday, calling Gillum’s new nonprofit a “political Ponzi scheme” as he continued an increasingly bitter feud that exploded onto Twitter over the weekend. Gillum’s group responded that “false attacks” on the former Democratic gubernatorial candidate’s integrity “accomplish nothing…
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Lawsuit? Twitter tensions boil over between Andrew Gillum, John Morgan

Over the weekend, it was “Sunday Bloody Sunday” on Twitter, highlighted by the threat of a lawsuit against the 2018 Democratic candidate for Florida Governor. That threat came from one of his leading donors. In recent months, attorney John Morgan has been increasingly outspoken over how Andrew Gillum‘s campaign handled political donations. Specifically, not spending roughly $3.5 million it…
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Money Continues Flowing To Former Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum Committee

Former Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum’s political committee, Forward Florida, which is playing a key role in Gillum’s voter-registration drive, received nearly $370,000 in May, according to a campaign finance report filed Monday. Most of the contributions came in small-dollar amounts, ranging from $3 to $50. But big donors also dropped checks in May, including…
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Andrew Gillum a cautionary tale for 2020 Democrats as party moves left

The battle between the centrists and more liberal candidates is one of the biggest questions facing the Democratic Party U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders gave Andrew Gillum a big boost in the Florida governor’s race last year, stepping in at a key point late in the Democratic primary to endorse Gillum and appear at rallies with…
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Federal subpoena demands records on Andrew Gillum and his campaign for governor

Andrew Gillum is a focal point of a recently issued federal grand jury subpoena that demands information on the former Democratic candidate for governor, his campaign, his political committee, a wealthy donor, a charity he worked for and a former employer. The subpoena, obtained by the Tampa Bay Times and previously unreported, could reflect a new level…
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Consummate campaigner: Andrew Gillum lost a race but the lies have never ended

Andrew Gillum did not exit stage left after losing the race to be Florida governor. He fella gnat’s eyelash short of victory in November; Gov. Ron DeSantis won the race by a 32,000-vote margin out of more than eight million ballots cast. But neither defeat nor an apparent FBI interest in his campaign’s workings have exiled…
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Gillum CRA Vote Tied to $320,000 Loan to Sharon Lettman-Hicks, Gillum Employer

While mayor of Tallahassee and a Florida gubernatorial candidate, Andrew Gillum was the deciding vote as a member of the Tallahassee Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) to award $281,760 to the Frenchtown Redevelopment Partners, LLC, a company that included Harold Knowles and Keith Bowers as “Officers/Directors” in filings with the state of Florida. Five months before…
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Gillum caught misusing campaign money?

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Former Democratic Gubernatorial candidate and Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum has been issued subpoenas by the FBI according to the Tampa Bay Times, which obtained the documents. While Gillum’s opponents have said the subpoenas are further evidence of corruption in the Gillum campaign, Gillum’s attorney said it’s more likely an attempt at a…
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Gillum ripped by Florida campaign donor for unspent campaign money

TALLAHASSEE — An influential Florida donor took shots on Thursday at Democratic gubernatorial nominee Andrew Gillum for leaving millions of dollars in the bank ahead of his narrow loss last November to eventual winner Ron DeSantis. John Morgan, a well-known Orlando trial attorney who successfully backed an initiative to legalize medical marijuana, chided Gillum on…
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Ethics Panel moving forward on Andrew Gillum’s corruption

MIAMI, FLORIDA — After a settlement was reached last month, the Florida Commission on Ethics is scheduled June 7 to again take up a case involving 2018 Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum. The commission on Wednesday released an agenda for the meeting, which will include numerous cases from across the state. In January, the commission…
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