Legislative ‘sprinkle’ adds extra half-million dollars to state senator’s nonprofit, quietly doubling state payout to Lauren’s Kids

By Francisco Alvarado FloridaBulldog.org In the waning days of the most recent Florida legislative session, it appeared the nonprofit agency

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Businessman accused of child molestation sues alleging defamation, smear campaign

By Francisco Alvarado FloridaBulldog.org A South Miami-Dade couple launched a smear campaign with the assistance of mega-lobbyist Ron Book to

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Lauren’s Kids funnels $3.1 million to politically connected public relations firm

By Francisco Alvarado FloridaBulldog.org A nonprofit run by Broward State Sen. Lauren Book and lavished with millions of dollars in

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Using ethics loophole, Sen. Lauren Book votes to give her nonprofit $1.5 million

By Francisco Alvarado FloridaBulldog.org Broward State Sen. Lauren Book voted “yes” last month to approve a state appropriations bill that

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Lauren’s Kids racks up six-figure donations via auto tag registration renewals

By Francisco Alvarado FloridaBulldog.org In January, Broward County car owners who received their auto tag renewal notices also got a

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Ms. Book goes to Tallahassee, sees no conflict voting $ for Lauren’s Kids or dad’s clients

By Francisco Alvarado FloridaBulldog.org Freshman Broward State Sen. Lauren Book says she won’t abstain from voting on matters involving clients

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