Sen. Nancy Detert Confronts Americans for Prosperity

JoAnn Chateau

The Koch Brothers Photo: PeoplesWorld/Flickr

Senator Nancy Detert (R-FL) confronts Koch Brothers-backed Americans for Prosperity. The corrupting influence of big money in politics is a nonpartisan issue, and everyone (including elected officials) is tired of it.

Sen. Detert to AFP: ‘You people serve absolutely no purpose’

In a Senate committee hearing of her film incentive bill Thursday, Sen. Nancy Detert, R-Venice, took Koch brothers-backed, ultra-conservative political action committee Americans for Prosperity to task.

(Check the video here. It gets good at 100 minutes.)

After AFP lobbyist Skylar Zander tried to waive his time in opposition to the bill, Sen. Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater, the Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee chairman, asked to hear full testimony.

That’s when Detert got her shots in:

‘I appreciate the mail-outs that you do against me on a monthly basis that say I give money to Hollywood moguls, which, of course, I don’t have any money to give…

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About Susan Chandler

Now-disabled interior/exterior designer dragged into battling conviction corruption from its periphery in a third personal battle with civil public corruption.
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