Illegal political patronage violates the First Amendment, as the Supreme Court has held. Illegal political patronage has been a perennial problem with Commission-appointed boards under one-party rule in corrupt St. Johns County.
Will our public officials, who swore to uphold our Constitution and laws, declare their intention to be a law-abiding County? Or does their oath of office mean nothing to some of them?
You tell me.
No response to May 18, 2023 e-mail to re: improper questions about political registration of citizsens applying for seats on our St. Johns County Library Advisory Board.
What do you reckon, dear readers?