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Political unknown pledges $100,000 start-up money for Palm Beach County commission race

by George Bennett | September 23rd, 2013


Real estate investor Andy O’Brien says he has put $100,000 of his own money into his 2014 campaign for the Palm Beach County commission seat of Steven Abrams.

O’Brien, a member of the county Democratic Executive Committee, opened his campaign last week.


Republican Abrams was appointed to the District 4 seat in 2009 by former Gov. Charlie Crist and won the seat without a challenge in 2010.

Subscribers to can read more about it in this week’s Politics column.

Also in this week’s Politics column:

– the word that eliminated U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Boca Raton, from a once-in-a-century spelling bee at the National Press Club.

– U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings‘ assessment of Port of Palm Beach Commissioner Jean Enright, who is challenging him in a 2014 Democratic primary.

– the candidate whose fundraiser last week was visited by County Commissioner Priscilla Taylor and former commissioner Burt Aaronson.

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3 Responses to “Political unknown pledges $100,000 start-up money for Palm Beach County commission race”

  1. Ralphie Boy Says:

    Hey Andy, if you’re intent on throwing away your money, why not donate it to charity? You don’t have a chance of beating the Mayor.

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