Tallahassee, FL — The Florida Democratic Party today released a new television ad, “First,” highlighting Dwight Dudley’s commitment to stand up to Rick Scott’s giveaways to millionaires and put middle class families first. The ad will begin airing on major Tampa and St. Petersburg area TV stations starting today. See below for transcript and proof.
“We deserve a representative who will stand up to Rick Scott, end give-aways to big utility companies and millionaires, and finally invest in our schools and our public safety so that we can grow our economy and create good paying jobs” said Dwight Dudley. “That’s why I’m running to fight the culture of corruption in Tallahassee — so that our community finally has a leader who will fix our broken politics and who will put Florida’s middle class families first.”
TYPE: 30 SECONDS TV
DUDLEY: I come from a big family, a family of 11 and my parents taught us the value of standing up for one another.
VO: As a father, coach and volunteer, Dwight Dudley has always put our community first.
As state representative he’ll fight for reform and end giveaways to big utility companies. Dudley will stop Rick Scott’s tax giveaways to millionaires and invest in our schools, public safety and jobs.
Dudley zaps Farkas over nuclear costs, News Service of Florida, 8/22/12
“State House candidate Dwight Dudley, D-St. Petersburg, is hammering Republican opponent Frank Farkas about a 2006 vote in which lawmakers allowed Florida Power & Light and Progress Energy Florida to charge customers for the costs of nuclear-power plants that will not be built for at least another decade — if ever… In a news release this week, Dudley vowed to try to repeal the nuclear-cost provision if he is elected”
See also: Tampa Bay Times, 8/4/12; Tampa Bay Times, 3/11/12; Tampa Bay Times, 8/3/12
In HD 68, Dwight Dudley receives endorsement of Fraternal Order of Police, SaintPeters Blog, 8/15/12
“Dwight Dudley, the Democratic nominee for House District 68, announced the endorsement of the Florida State Lodge of the Fraternal Order of Police.”
In HD 68, Dwight Dudley wins support of local firefighters orgs. away from Frank Farkas, SaintPetersBlog, 8/7/12
“In House District 68, Democratic nominee Dwight Dudley announced endorsements from the Florida Professional Firefighters and the St. Petersburg Association of Firefighters.”
DUDLEY: I’m going to fight the culture of corruption in Tallahassee and stand up for our families.