Skip to comments.Odebrecht sues Florida over new law banning government hiring of firms tied to Cuba
Posted on 06/05/2012 6:42:04 AM PDT by SoFloFreeper
The company says in its lawsuit that the new law, scheduled to take effect July 1, is unconstitutional because only the federal government can set foreign policy.
The Coral Gables-based subsidiary of Odebrecht, the Brazilian engineering and construction conglomerate, sued the state Monday over a contentious new Florida law that bans governments from hiring companies with business ties to Cuba.
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In other words, it is a waste of time.
This somehow wasn't an objection when states, foundations, and companies were uniting to aid a Communist takeover of South Africawhich, at the time, was the freest country on the continent.
Though, this is nothing more than pandering to Cubans in Florida.
As for Scott, I don't have enough 'bad' words for someone who signs something he considers 'unconstitutional'. That speaks for itself.