Rubio’s credit card use prompts calls for transparency

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U.S. Senate candidate Marco Rubio’s routine use of a Republican Party of Florida credit card for personal expenses while leader of the Florida House escalated calls Thursday for the party to disclose charges racked up by former and current elected officials.

Rubio says he repaid all personal expenses to American Express in 2007 and 2008, amounting to $16,052. Records obtained by the St. Petersburg Times and the Miami Herald show the personal expenses included a $134 trip to an upscale Miami barber that his GOP campaign rival, Gov. Charlie Crist, called pretty disturbing.

Full story: Rubio’s credit card use prompts calls for transparency – St. Petersburg Times