‘Meltdown Mogul’ Enters Florida Senate Race
Just when you thought the Florida Senate race drama had stabilized for a few hours, meet Jeff Greene. Greene, a real estate billionaire, is reportedly preparing to announce his candidacy today, just hours before the candidate filing deadline in Florida.
Sure, the guy has plenty of cash to fuel a last-minute campaign, but check out how he got all that money:
Greene earned more than $800 million by betting against the sub-prime mortgage market during the recent real estate boom. He’s been called “The Meltdown Mogul” and “The Reluctant Billionaire.”
I can almost hear the campaign commercials now…