Disgraced Ex-Congresswoman, Convicted Felon Announces Come-Back Bid Month After Guilty Plea

Disgraced Ex-Congresswoman, Convicted Felon Announces Come-Back Bid Month After Guilty Plea


Former Rep. Corrine Brown (D-FL), who recently pleaded guilty to fraud, announced on Thursday that she is running for Congress again.

Brown had previously served two years and eight months in federal prison after convictions regarding 18 fraud charges, though all charges were dropped except for one following a retrial, according to Florida Politics.

“I’ve represented most of the people of the new 10th District during my 24 years in Congress and I always earned huge support in this region,” Brown said in a news release.

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“Now I see our hard-won gains are being taken away from us. Minorities have lost opportunities to elect candidates of their choice because of the recent gerrymandering in the State of Florida,” she added.

Brown enters a crowded District 10, covering the Orlando

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