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Anti-Buchanan ad brings up Office of Congressional Ethics investigation

By | 11.07.11 | 3:54 pm

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has launched a radio ad blitz as part of its “Drive for 25″ campaign — an effort to win back the House in 2012. One of the ads, which launched Nov. 4, specifically targets Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Sarasota, who is currently embroiled in a scandal dating back to his 2006 and 2008 congressional campaigns, during which he allegedly reimbursed employees who made donations to Vern Buchanan for Congress.

New DCCC ad will target Buchanan

By | 11.04.11 | 11:31 am

On Monday, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee will unveil its latest in a series of ads targeting House Republicans — one of whom is Florida’s own Vern Buchanan, R-Sarasota.

Office of Congressional Ethics investigating Buchanan

By | 10.25.11 | 12:22 pm

The House of Representatives’ Office of Congressional Ethics has launched a “preliminary” investigation into Rep. Vern Buchanan, R- Sarasota. Though the office can neither confirm nor deny ongoing investigations, a source tells The Florida Independent that at least two former Buchanan employees have been contacted as part of the investigation.

Venice retiree files ethics complaint against Buchanan

By | 09.30.11 | 11:34 am

Venice retiree Donna Cubit-Swoyer has filed a complaint with the Office of Congressional Ethics, requesting an investigation of Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Sarasota.

Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fort Lauderdale (Pic by RepAlceeHastings)

Wall Street Journal: Hastings faces ethics probe

By | 06.22.11 | 12:32 pm

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that South Florida Congressman Alcee Hastings faces an ethics investigation stemming from sexual harassment allegations.

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