From the Tampa Bay Times, 10/15/2013:

One of the biggest supporters of Gov. Rick Scott’s ‘Let’s Get to Work’ political committee has put nearly 500 people out of work.

Treasure Island businessman Bill Edwards donated $500,000 to Scott’s campaign in March. He abruptly laid off 476 employees from a mortgage business on Monday, according to a Tampa Bay Times report, the same day the Times & Herald highlighted his donation to Scott.