Bud Chiles's file:

Independent from Florida

Lawton "Bud" Chiles III is the son of former Florida Gov. Lawton Chiles. He campaigned as an independent candidate for Florida governor in 2010 and withdrew in September, between the primary and general elections, citing a lack of money.

Recent statements involving Bud Chiles

"Florida is 49th in per capita spending on mental health care."

"Today, Florida is in 50th place in spending on education."

"Almost 1 million children ... have no health insurance in this state."

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