From the Huffington Post:
Florida Is The Most Corrupt State In The Country, According To Integrity Florida Study
A new study by nonprofit Integrity Florida ranks the Sunshine State as the country’s most corrupt.
According to the “Corruption Risk Report: Florida Ethics Laws,” 1,762 of Florida’s public officials have been convicted of public corruption since 1976. From 2000 to 2010, there have been an average of 71 convictions each year — and 107 convictions in 2000 alone, the worst year on record.
Along with recent conviction rates, the study cites a C- grade on ethics enforcement from the State Integrity Investigation and the fact that three Florida cities ranked on Forbes’ “Most Miserable Cities” thanks to polticial corruption.
Read the entire Huffington Post Article here.