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Report: Pulte Construction Executive Created Fake Social Media Accounts To Attack Pulte Family

Former COO Brandon Jones left, PulteGroup Founder William Pulte and his grandson Bill Pulte on the right.

The Central Florida Post reports on a lawsuit filed in Palm Beach which alleges a top level Pulte Construction executive created fake social media accounts to attack Pulte family members. The Pulte family has deep ties to South Florida and Broward County. You can read the full report HERE.

“A FEUD BETWEEN PULTEGROUP INC.’S FOUNDING FAMILY AND A TOP EXECUTIVE AT THE HOMEBUILDER HAS SPILLED OUT IN PUBLIC WITH A LAWSUIT ACCUSING THE COMPANY’S INCOMING CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER OF ORCHESTRATING A SMEAR CAMPAIGN.
BILL PULTE, BEST KNOWN FOR USING HIS TWITTER ACCOUNT TO GIVE CASH TO FOLLOWERS, ALLEGED IN A CIVIL COMPLAINT FILED WEDNESDAY IN PALM BEACH COUNTY, FLORIDA, THAT NEWLY NAMED PULTEGROUP COO BRANDON JONES HAS USED A NETWORK OF TWITTER BOTS TO HARASS AND DEFAME THE FAMILY.”

CentralFloridaPost.com

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Palm Beach Republican Party Chairman Michael Barnett To County Commission

Governor Ron DeSantis appointed Palm Beach Republican Executive Committee Chairman Michael Barnett to the Palm Beach County Commission. Barnett fills an opening after Dave Kerner was nominated as executive director of the Florida Department of Highway Safety And Motor Vehicles. Barnett is no stranger to Broward Republicans. He regularly attends Broward Events

From Governor Ron DeSantis office:

Governor DeSantis also announced his appointment of Michael Barnett to fill the vacancy on the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners created by Kerner’s appointment.

Barnett is an attorney for Shiner Law Group. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Republican Party of Palm Beach County. He has also served as Committeeman, Secretary, and Vice Chair of the Republican Executive Committee of Palm Beach County. Barnett earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of South Florida and his juris doctor from the University of Miami School of Law.

Michael Barnett with Senator Marco Rubio