He’s the only elected state official using a blind trust By Gary Fineout Associated Press Florida Gov. Rick Scott is promising to release his tax returns and hand over whatever financial details the courts require. His promise came a day after a lawsuit was filed that challenges a year-old state law that allows elected officials […]
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By Margie Menzel THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, May 14, 2014……….Open-government advocates are backing a lawsuit filed Wednesday in the Florida Supreme Court, challenging the constitutionality of a 2013 law that allows elected officials to put financial assets in blind trusts that do not offer detailed public disclosure of the holdings. The lawsuit was filed by Jim […]