- May 1, 2015
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- Political Leaning
- Libertarian - Right
What a petty piece of crap. If Scott wants to be too much of an asshole, the RNC, Republican fundraisers and others should smack him down. Idiocy like this creates openings for the Democrats to exploit.
Scott’s behavior has so mystified Republican insiders that it’s led to a parlor game of guessing the root cause. One top GOP consultant in Tallahassee guessed it was a combination of Scott’s aloof personality, the stress of the Senate election recount, and a dwindling staff in Tallahassee.
Scott tried to quietly nudge some Florida consultants and lobbyists to attend his event, insiders say.
“The word went out from Scott World — not explicitly but we understood what he meant — if you go to DeSantis’ inaugural, you’re dead to Rick,” said one GOP consultant. “You’re finished.”