David Rivera: I’m the victim of a ‘witch hunt’


(Ed O'Keefe/Washington Post via Instagram)

Ed O'Keefe is visiting five competitive Florida congressional districts in five days to tell us how things look on the ground. So far he's talked to scandal-plagued Rep. David Rivera (R), who dismisses the campaign finance related allegations as a "partisan motivated witch hunt." 

President Obama and Mitt Romney will be in Florida tonight for the final presidential debate. Asked if it was true that the Republican presidential candidate had asked Rivera to stay away from his campaign, the congressman said, "I've never had a conversation about it."

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