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Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks at a news conference at the International Economic Forum of the Americas in Montreal, Wednesday, June 8, 2011, announcing details of Garda World's U.S. head office being moved to Florida. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Graham Hughes)
Received this e-mail today from Charlie Crist's (D. FL) gubernatorial campaign:
We started the Scott-Free Fund to hold Rick Scott accountable to the truth -- and if that's all you need to hear to get you fired up, you can chip in $1 or more right here.

But I know a committed supporter like you might want to get in the weeds a little -- so here are a few of the key points we're going to make sure every single Floridian knows about the nefarious guy on the other side:

1. Scott's given millions of dollars in tax breaks to corporate special interests while cutting education funding by more than $1 billion dollars. He's cut thousands of teaching positions, made tuition higher, and cut scholarships that help middle-class Floridians afford college.

2. He wants to overturn Roe v. Wade, banning abortions for women. He signed multiple anti-choice bills into law -- then threw a party to celebrate their passage. Scott's pushed policies that would allow employers to deny insurance coverage for contraception.

3. The private health care company Scott ran was caught defrauding Medicare and taxpayers -- they eventually had to pay a $1.7 billion fine. Scott walked away with a $10 million severance package.

Time and again, he's shown that he'll take care of special interests and those at the top -- but he could care less about Floridians like you and me.

You probably know all this, but not every Floridian does. If we want to win in November, that's going to have to change.

Donate to the Scott-Free Fund to help hold Scott accountable to the truth about who he is and who he cares about:

Let's go,


Jessica Clark
Deputy Campaign Manager
Charlie Crist for Governor

Click here to donate to Crist's campaign:

Originally posted to pdc on Tue May 27, 2014 at 09:36 AM PDT.

Also republished by North & Central Florida Kossacks and The Democratic Wing of the Democratic Party.

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