Disney spreads campaign money around Florida, but not for current governor

Posted Monday, February 17, 2014 8:47 AM | Contributed by Jeff

Walt Disney World, one of the largest political donors in Florida, has spent more than $1.7 million so far during this campaign cycle, cutting checks to more than 100 candidates and committees throughout the state. But one notable candidate hasn't made Disney's donation list: Florida Gov. Rick Scott.

Read more from The Orlando Sentinel.

Monday, February 17, 2014 1:11 PM

They can't choose the lesser of the two evils.

Monday, February 17, 2014 1:41 PM

As a State of Florida employee, I probably shouldn't say TOO much.

But man was that Charlie Crist an effective centrist leader!

Monday, February 17, 2014 4:26 PM

My experience so far is that Florida is a weird mix of government capability. They at least seem to get school funding right to some degree, but the state definitely isn't as robust as the local governments.

Monday, February 17, 2014 5:06 PM

If your basis for school funding comparison is Ohio, almost anything is going to seem good.

Monday, February 17, 2014 6:29 PM

Yeah, no kidding. I don't understand how Ohio could be any more screwed up.

Monday, February 17, 2014 10:23 PM

I thought it might have been Gator who wrote this. LOL :) Glad you didn't say too much :)


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