Month: June 2016

Grayson hit with FEC complaint by Clinton ally | Post On Politics

  For his part, Murphy was tagged last month with an FEC complaint by an organization headed by a former George W. Bush appointee over a SuperPAC helping him that is primarily financed by his father. Grayson’s Democratic opponent, U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy of Jupiter, supports Clinton and has been endorsed by many of the party’s leaders. Grayson has supported Sanders in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination. Grayson, of Orlando, was already subject of a congressional ethics probe into his hedge fund activity. The complaint by the American Democracy Legal Fund was filed with the Federal Elections...

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Sachs won’t run for re-election to state Senate | Post On Politics

Sachs served in the #Florida House from 2006-10, when she was elected to the Senate. Sachs was re-elected in 2014 to a four-year term that she had planned to serve out — but that was upended by the court-ordered redistricting plan that puts all 40 state Senate districts on the ballot this year. Sachs sponsored legislation that protected from criminal prosecution sex workers who are victims of #human trafficking. And she has provided volunteer legal advice to organizations associated with Irish Nobel Laureate Betty Williams who is active in global citizenship campaigns, including the fight against trafficking. “I have...

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