Orlando Mayor Removed in Absentee Ballot Scandal

Sigo, Shelly
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/15/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32090, p6
Trade Publication
Reports that Mayor Buddy Dyer was removed from office by Florida Governor Jeb Bush for being guilty of buying absentee ballots in Orlando, Florida. Total amount contributed by Dyer and Orange County Circuit Judge Alan Apte for the hiring of political consultant Ezzie Thomas; Role of Thomas to collect absentee ballots for their election campaigns; Indictments handed down by the grand jury for the Ninth Judicial Circuit in Orange County.


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