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Nikki Fried asking for an investigation into allegations made by former President Trump

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — In a letter addressed to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried is asking for an investigation into former President Donald Trump.

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The letter, which can be viewed in its entirety below, is asking for an investigation into allegations made by Trump surrounding his actions during the 2018 Florida elections.

Nikki Fried Calls on DOJ to investigate Trump actions in 2018 Florida elections.

“Last week, former President Trump made allegations that, with the help of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and United States Attorneys, he assisted in ending ‘ballot theft’ in the 2018 election for Florida’s governor and prevented that ‘Election from being stolen’,” said the beginning of the letter.

In a tweet posted to her account, Fried said, “Floridians deserve to know their elections are operating with integrity.”

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