I'm on deadline and going to be giving some kind of talk about blogging this morning at Broward Community College's "journalism bootcamp," so I have little time for the Pulp.
So I'll link you to Scott Wyman's latest on Broward Mayor Stacy Ritter. It's a good one. Basically he found that she'd voted on a bill while she was in the legislature that benefited another of her husband's lobbying clients. Russ also happens to own a 63-foot yacht with the client, Mark Ginsburg. It's not clear if this is the same boat that Klenet moored with his crooked friends at Mutual Benefits.
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But this follows exactly the same pattern as the Mutual Benefits stuff. Great work by Scott. Wyman has always been a good reporter, but he's never been much for muckraking. In fact, I've never seen him get this aggressive on a public official. He's going at Ritter like, well, like me. And you know, it looks good on him. It really doesn't wear very well on Ritter, though.