Tag Archives: Governor Rick Scott

Broward Health Indictments – Booyah!

On December 12th, the Broward County Grand Jury indicted Broward Health Board Chairman Rocky Rodriguez, Commissioner Christopher Ure, former Commissioner Linda Robison, General Counsel Lynn Barrett and Broward Health Interim CEO/President and former Commissioner Beverly Capasso for violating Florida’s Sunshine … Continue reading

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Gov. Rick Scott leaves indicted leaders in office | Editorial

Sun-Sentinel Editorial “Gov. Rick Scott last year suspended two Broward Health board members based on a letter from his inspector general. He should similarly suspend two board members indicted by a grand jury last week on charges of conspiring to … Continue reading

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Broward Health: Lawyers, lawyers everywhere and taxpayers to foot the bill – Florida Bulldog

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org “Lawyers for fired Broward Health chief executive Pauline Grant filed a pair of public records requests on the district in May that they believed might shed light on her sudden dismissal last December. Six months later, … Continue reading

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Gov Scott, his lobbyist pal, a big nursing home deal and a change of heart at AHCA

By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org – Gov. Rick Scott, his lobbyist friend, a multi-million dollar nursing home deal and a change of heart at AHCA. “… Rubin is Scott’s long-time friend and past business partner. In September, he was accused in … Continue reading

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Broward Health’s independent probe led by law firms with undisclosed ties to Gov. Scott

By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org – Broward Health’s independent probe of its CEO was led by law firms with undisclosed ties to Gov. Rick Scott. “When Broward Health General Counsel Lynn Barrett started an “independent” investigation that led to last December’s … Continue reading

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Lawsuit claims lobbyist controls Broward Health board appointments

Sun-Sentinel       By: David Fleshler –Contact Reporter “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 … Continue reading

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Corruption allegations involving Broward Health unsealed in whistleblower suit

By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org – Corruption allegations involving Broward Health and Gov. Rick Scott are unsealed in federal whistleblower suit “New and politically explosive corruption allegations surrounding Broward Health’s no-bid, 25-year contract with 21st Century Oncology – a company financially tied … Continue reading

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Barrett Continues to Purge Top Broward Health Employees

The week began with a public records lawsuit against Broward Health, then came news that the vacationing Senior Vice president Broward Health personal director Dionne Wong had resigned, then CEO of Broward Health’s flagship hospital – Broward Medical, was forced … Continue reading

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I’m Back!

I attended the June 28th 2017 -Broward Health Board meeting.  Last year we said ‘things can’t go on like this’ at Broward Health, and they didn’t, they got worse. After taking a months-long break from writing this blog, hoping in vain for … Continue reading

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David DiPietro’s Raw Deal.

There is no way to get around it, Florida’s Inspector General and Governor Scott got it wrong when they suspended David DiPietro from his position as Chair of Broward Health! While DiPietro should be concerned about the unfolding Zimmerman Advertising … Continue reading

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