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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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The New Andrew Gillum and Joe Biden Ticket

What do you think of an Andrew Gillum and Joe Biden ticket? For the first time at Jacksonville’s University of North Florida, Democratic chances were jolted by a tested commodity at the lecturn: former Vice President Joe Biden. Biden, leading many polls of 2020 hopefuls for the party’s nomination for President, isn’t the only potential top-of-the-ticket…
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Andrew Gillum shifts campaign cash to a new nonprofit, blocking it from public view

Andrew Gillum has insisted that fundraising for his new voter registration project wasn’t affected by news that federal authorities are looking into his campaign for governor. In fact, he said, he raised $250,000 in the days after the story first appeared in the Tampa Bay Times. Whether that’s true is no longer public knowledge. A new…
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Andrew Gillum settles ethics case, agrees to $5,000 fine

Former Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum opted to settle the ethics charges against him on Wednesday, short-circuiting what could have been a bruising final hearing and agreeing to a $5,000 fine for accepting a gift over $100 from a lobbyist. It was an anti-climactic end to a saga that read like a pulpy paperback: a young…
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Ex Mayor of Tallahassee

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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