Indicted Fmr Dem Rep. Corrine Brown Spent Campaign Cash After Primary Loss
Former Rep. Corrine Brown (D., Fla.), resplendent in furs on the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court / Getty Images
BY: Joe Schoffstall Follow @JoeSchoffstallApril 30, 2017 5:00 am
The campaign committee of former Rep. Corrine Brown (D., Fla.), who is currently on trial for corruption charges, spent thousands on hotels and small travel expenses after Brown was defeated in the Democratic primary last year.
Brown, who lost to former Florida State Sen. Al Lawson in the August 2016 primary, spent $11,278 on “lodging” at a Marriot Hotel in Bethesda, Maryland in late September 2016, nearly one month after the election.
In addition to the hotel …