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Scott Wagman’s pops his cherry

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Take a look at the images of the postcard mailed out on behalf of Scott Wagman’s campaign. What do you not see? That’s right, there is no disclaimer. The $500 fine he will receive for leaving off the disclaimer is but a pittance out of his $19 million fortune. It’s nothing more than a cabinet fixture for his penthouse suite in the Ovation building. But it’s also just another misstep by a candidate (I’m gonna spend 500K, bring in the sheriff, eliminate new park spending, bulldoze the pier and let the Rays leave St. Pete) whose candidacy would not even be discussed if it weren’t for his wallet.

Peter Schorsch is the President of Extensive Enterprises and is the publisher of some of Florida’s most influential new media websites, including SaintPetersBlog.com, FloridaPolitics.com, ContextFlorida.com, and Sunburn, the morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics. SaintPetersBlog has for three years running been ranked by the Washington Post as the best state-based blog in Florida. In addition to his publishing efforts, Peter is a political consultant to several of the state’s largest governmental affairs and public relations firms. Peter lives in St. Petersburg with his wife, Michelle, and their daughter, Ella.

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