FL Senate says Brenda Snipes can’t rescind her resignation to fight suspension by Gov. Scott

FL Senate says Brenda Snipes can’t rescind her resignation to fight suspension by Gov. Scott
NBC 6 Palm Springs (FL) video

[Ed. – This is idiotic.]

Florida’s Republican state Senate president told colleagues Thursday that embattled Broward County elections supervisor Brenda Snipes cannot rescind her previously announced resignation in order to contest her suspension by Governor Rick Scott.

Snipes, whose office missed a crucial recount deadline and misplaced 2,000 ballots in the recent midterm elections, immediately tendered her resignation, effective January 4, once the elections’ recounts were concluded. She subsequently rescinded her resignation after Scott issued an executive order in which he argued she deserved to be suspended due to misfeasance, incompetence, and neglect of duty.

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