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Ethics complaint coming against John Thrasher and John Legg

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Looks like RPOF Chairman/state Senator John Thrasher may have some trouble coming his way.  A regional blog, The Tangerine Blog, is reporting that

…a confidential source that an ethics complaint will be filed against Senator John Thrasher and Representative John Legg tomorrow. The complaint will address Thrasher’s actions as the Chairman of the Republican Party of Florida. This complaint stems primarily from possible Violations of the Constitution of the State of Florida. The complainant  will seek to show a violation of Article II, Section 8 of Florida’s Constitution which requires ‘full and public disclosure of campaign financing.’ Other sections and complaints may arise from additional Constitutional Issues. The source also referred to using a  ”public office … for private gains…”

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