Former Florida gubernatorial candidate fined $5,000 in state ethics settlement

A Florida ethics panel will drop four of five ethics violation charges against Andrew Gillum in exchange for making the former Democratic gubernatorial candidate pay a $5,000 fine, the Orlando Sentinel reports. According to CBS Miami, the seven-member Florida Commission on Ethics voted to accept the settlement, which comes after an investigation into Gillum's travel and a ticket to the Broadway musical "Hamilton."
Published: 5:15 PM EDT June 7, 2019
Updated: 5:14 PM EDT June 7, 2019