State Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam’s (R) “committee, Florida Grown, has brought in another $135,000 since the start of December according to the committee’s website.
“The biggest donor so far is Coral Gables investment banker Bruce Berkowitz, who chipped in $50,000 on Dec. 6. Florida Crystals and real estate developer Wayne Rosen, also of Coral Gables, each chipped in $25,000, while the committee received $10,000 a piece from SWBG Operations Group, G-T Consulting Service Inc. and Committee of Florida Agents. Peter V. Cowie of Palm Beach Gardens chipped in the other $5,000.”
State House Speaker Richard Corcoran (R) “in December … has added another $113,000 to his committee, Watchdog PAC.”
“His top donor in the early days of December was MHM Services, which chipped in $40,000, followed by Florida Prosperity Fund at $20,000 and Anheuser-Busch at $15,000.” (Florida Politics)
DC DOINGS. Corcoran said he supports Rep. Matt Gaetz’s (R) proposed investigation of special counsel Robert Mueller calling his work “an inquisition” and an “out of control DC sideshow.” (Twitter)