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April 5, 2013

Lieutenant gov. resigns after charity scandal

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. —

Carroll said she was fooled by Allied Veterans and thought they were doing legitimate work.

“I know how hard it is to serve, I know how veterans coming back how hard it is for them to get the level of support they need, and for any organization to use the name of veterans to acquire wealth and not do their intended mission and stated purpose ... I take offense to that,” Carroll said.

While some people have suggested she challenge Scott in a primary next year, she said that won’t happen, though she might run for office again.

“I still have a lot more to offer,” she said.

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