NRA Lobbying Expenses FL

Mike Spies filed this request with the Florida Department of State of Florida.
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From: Mike Spies

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to Florida's Sunshine Law (Fla. Stat. secs. 119.01 to 119.15 (1995)), I hereby request the following records:

I am requesting a list of both the National Rifle Association's and Unified Sportsmen of Florida's lobbying expenditures in Florida from January 1, 2013 to March 14, 2017 that list "Starboard Strategic Inc." as a vendor. The list should include the amount of the expense, the type/purpose of the expense, and the the date of the expense.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I would request your response within ten (10) business days.


Mike Spies

From: Rigas, Amanda

We have received your public records request. Your request will be processed in accordance with the Florida Public records law. You will be advised as soon as possible regarding estimated costs. Payment will be due in advance by cash, check, or money order made payable to the Florida Department of State.

If you have any questions, you may contact me at 850-245-6536.

Amanda Rigas
Administrative Assistant III
Office of the General Counsel
R.A. Gray Building, Suite 100
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Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0250
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