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The Wells Fargo Incident: Updates

Wells Fargo kicked our campaign funds out for supporting access to medical marijuana as part of our platform. Good riddance!

Here is a list of all the news coverage:

NBC Channel 10 / Boston: Wells Fargo Closes Account of Florida Ag Commissioner Candidate Over Medical Marijuana Support

The New York Times: A Candidate Backed Medical Marijuana. Wells Fargo Closed Her Bank Account.

The Hill: Florida candidate says Wells Fargo terminated her campaign account over medical marijuana

The Washington Post: After a Florida Democrat said she’d take donations from the marijuana industry, Wells Fargo closed her bank account

The Washington Post: Banking giant says no to Florida candidate who supports pot

Forbes: Wells Fargo Closes Florida Politician’s Account Due To Marijuana Donations

Bloomberg: Pro-Pot Florida Candidate Says Wells Fargo Shut Her Account

Daily Mail: Banking giant says no to Florida candidate who supports pot

NBC 6: Wells Fargo Terminates Campaign Account of Florida Candidate Who Supports Medical Marijuana

Sun Sentinel: Should businesses be cracking down on medical marijuana?

Miami Herald: Wells Fargo closes campaign account because of candidate’s medical-marijuana ties

Tampa Bay Times: Wells Fargo terminates Ag Commissioner candidate Nikki Fried’s account because of medical pot ties

Tampa Bay Business Journal: Wells Fargo rejects Florida candidate’s money because of medical marijuana

Palm Beach Post: Candidate: Wells Fargo closed account over medical marijuana stance

Orlando Sentinel: Wells Fargo stops banking with Nikki Fried over medical marijuana

Florida Phoenix: Wells Fargo closes Dept. of Ag candidate’s campaign accounts after questions about medical pot

Florida Politics: Citing marijuana, Wells Fargo won’t take Nikki Fried’s money

Ganjapreneur: Florida Politician’s Accounts Closed for Taking MMJ Advocacy Donations