Jim Greer

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  • Jim Greer, the former chairman of the Republican Party of Florida, was sentenced to a year and a half in prison after pleading guilty to stealing $125,000 in Republican party funds. Mr. Greer pleaded guilty to four counts of theft and one count of money laundering. The sentence was half of the amount of prison time that the prosecutors requested.
  • Former Chairman of the Republican Party of Florida Jim Greer was arrested on June 2nd, 2010 after being indicted on six felony charges: organized scheme to defraud, money laundering, and four counts of grand theft. Prosecutors alleged that Greer, while chair of the Florida GOP, schemed to take money, over $125,000 from the party through a fundraising company he created, Victory Strategies LLC, and then used the money for his personal expenses. On February 11th, 2013, Greer plead guilty to both the grand theft and money laundering charges. Greer is expected to serve lots of prison time; sentencing will take place March 27th, 2013.