Please disable your Ad Blocker to better interact with this website.

Greene Attacks Levine in new Advertisement
Florida Politics

Greene Attacks Levine in new Advertisement

221
0
0SHARES

In a new 30-second advertisement titled Levine Latrine, billionaire Jeff Greene attacks former Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine and his record or lack of keeping the bay clean.

Greene begins by likening the Mayor to a latrine, and then goes on to highlight several news reports that criticized the Mayor’s work of not doing enough to keep Biscayne Bay clean. There’s even a headline pointing out that Levine did work to keep the bay clean but only area where he had properties.

The Levine campaign argues that the images showing polluted water is not actually from the bay.

Trending: Marco Rubio Introduces TPS bill for Haitians

Claire VanSusteren, Greene’s spokeswoman, told the Miami Herald that the images were meant as a visual aide for the larger argument the advertisement is making. She explained that “We never claimed the images were from Biscayne Bay. But the newspaper headlines speak for themselves.”

take our poll - story continues below

Did Trump Go Too Far With His "Democrats Don't Like It Here, They Can Leave" Quote?

  • Did Trump Go Too Far With His "Democrats Don't Like It Here, They Can Leave" Quote?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Floridian Press updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

She also added that “Philip Levine has tried to bully scientists and the press over his pump debacle. Jeff Greene won’t be bullied.”

In response to the advertisement, Christian Ulvert, a senior Levine advisor, argued that “To put images of situations that have happened in foreign countries is not only outrageous but it is the height of hypocrisy. What you are seeing is not what happened.”

0SHARES
Tagged:
Daniel Molina

Daniel Molina was the Opinion Editor of his high school’s newspaper, and he was also Editor-in-Chief of Miami Dade College’s Urbana literary and arts magazine wherein he also won the 2013 FCSAA Best Fiction Story in the State of Florida Award. He’s currently pursuing his Bachelor’s in English Literature. Hobbies in his free time include reading, writing and watching films and basketball.

debbie wasserman Schultz
FeaturedFlorida Politics
Wasserman Schultz says gun violence a “public health epidemic”
The country was only a couple days removed from the one year anniversary of the [...]
andrew gillum
2020 ElectionFeaturedFlorida PoliticsNational Politics
Gillum Working “to Flip Florida Blue” in 2020
“Are ya’ll ready to flip the United States of America blue?”
debbie mucarsel-powell
FeaturedFlorida PoliticsNational PoliticsNicolas Madurovenezuela
Mucarsel-Powell’s bill provides Venezuelan humanitarian aide
“The United States will not stand idly."