Lawsuit claims lobbyist controls Broward Health board appointments

Sun-Sentinel

“A lawsuit by the former chairman of Broward Health claims a Fort Lauderdale lobbyist controls board appointments and used that power to steer a contract to a client.

The former chairman of Broward Health claims in a lawsuit that a lobbyist close to Gov. Rick Scott controls appointments to Broward Health’s board and used that power to help a client win a highly questionable contract.

The lawsuit, filed 17 months ago but sealed until Friday, says Fort Lauderdale lobbyist William Rubin told then-Broward Health board member David Di Pietro that he “was controlling” all appointments to the board, whose members are chosen by the governor to run the five-hospital, taxpayer-supported system.”

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About Dan Lewis

Dan Lewis is a Systems Architect, Crisis Management; Political Micro-Targeting Analytics & Message Development Consulting; JNAC Communications & Management Services, LLC. CEO/Founder; Past Service: • Miramar City Commissioner, • Broward County Growth Management advisory committee, Chair, • Broward County Management & Efficiency Study Committee, Chair, • Broward County Charter Review Committee, Chair; Broward County Growth Management Advisory Committee, Chair, • Member of 7 school Sit Teams, president of 5; • BCSB Consultant’s Review Committee, • BCSB Audit Committee, • BCSB Diversity Committee • Broward County Health Facilities Authority
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