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Florida GOP Lawmaker Who Sponsored ‘Don't Say Gay' Bill Resigns After Fraud Charges

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

State Rep. Joe Harding was charged with illegally obtaining or trying to obtain more than $150,000 in pandemic loans.
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The author of Florida's 'Don't Say Gay' bill resigns after being indicted on charges of swindling COVID-relief loans

The author of Florida's 'Don't Say Gay' bill resigns after being indicted on charges of swindling COVID-relief loans

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

A mock-up is pictured of a "SAY GAY" billboard that activists are placing in Florida in response to the so-called "Don't Say Gay" bill. Courtesy of Southern Progress PAC
The author of Florida's 'Don't Say Gay' bill resigned on Thursday after a federal indictment.
Florida state Rep. Joe Harding was indicted on charges of fraud worth over $150,000.
Federal prosecutors alleged that Harding made fake businesses, bank accounts and pocketed COVID loans.
A sponsor of Florida's so-called " Don't Say Gay" bill resigned on Thursday, a day after he was indicted on federal charges of wire fraud and...
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