Broward’s Stacy Ritter admits to not reporting developers’ contribution

Broward County Commissioner Stacy Ritter admitted to violating state election law by not disclosing campaign contributions from developer George Rahael, the Sun-Sentinel reported. Ritter has been under investigation for several alleged violations involving campaign money.

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Rahael and business partner Charlie Ladd exceeded campaign contribution
limits by donating the maximum amount under at least 11 different
corporation names. Ritter agreed to pay $8,300 in fines.

Ritter said the complaint was followed by an opponent of the proposed expansion of the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport, which Ritter favored. [Sun-Sentinel]