FL-26: Fake Candidate Admits Rep. Rivera Bankrolled His Campaign

By: Wednesday September 26, 2012 8:15 am

Justin Lamar Sternad has admitted to the FBI what was obvious all along – that he was indeed a fake candidate put up by Rep. David Rivera with seed money to take down his Democratic challenger, Joe Garcia.

FL-25: “Envelopes Stuffed With Cash” Turn Up in Rivera Fake Candidate Scandal

By: Saturday September 22, 2012 1:54 pm

I’ve mentioned the saga of Rep. David Rivera once before. He’s the South Florida Republican Congressman who paid for mailers for a fake Democratic “candidate” in the hopes that he could either drive up the negatives or defeat his likely opponent, Joe Garcia. Investigators, including the FBI, have already discovered a bounty of evidence showing [...]

FL-25: Rep. David Rivera Paid for Mailers for Fake Dem Candidate

By: Wednesday August 22, 2012 9:35 am

Here’s a pretty incredible story out of South Florida. David Rivera, a Congressman who already has an impressive history of corruption, paid the bills for a fake Democratic primary candidate for his House seat. Fueled with $43,000 in secret money, Republican Rep. David Rivera helped run a shadow campaign that might have broken federal laws [...]

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