Bruce Roberts’ Campaign Signs Sport Bogus Union Label

Campaign signs for Fort Lauderdale Vice Mayor Bruce Roberts’ mayoral campaign appear to be stamped with a bogus union label. It is common political practice for unions to insist candidates seeking their endorsement use union print shops. Falling under the Teamsters Union, the Graphic Communications International Union (GCIU) governs union print shops in Florida. According …

Fake News? Political Grandstanding Over Sewage Issue Backfires On Fort Lauderdale Commissioner Dean Trantalis

An amateurish attempt to score political points over sewage issues backfired on Fort Lauderdale City Commissioner Dean Trantalis. At last week’s city commission conference meeting, Commissioner Trantalis thought he was dropping a bombshell. For nearly a year, Fort Lauderdale residents have complained about serious issues with the city’s aging sewer system. Then, after heavy rains …

Fort Lauderdale Mayoral Candidate Bruce Roberts Paid Sewage Company Rep For “Campaign Research”

Something stinks in the city of Fort Lauderdale. For months, residents and business have dealt with overflowing sewage due to the city’s aging infrastructure. Last December, a sewer main break left residents of the Tarpon Bend neighborhood dealing with 2.5 million gallons of raw sewage. The Sun-Sentinel reported crews spent more than a month cleaning up …