Ken Rhoden has been a
|Over three years ago I became concerned that the country was headed in the wrong direction. Basic values of hard work and personal responsibility were being replaced by an entitlement culture. Never active in politics before I got involved and worked to elect conservative Republican candidates Pam Bondi, Jeff Atwater and Tom Weinberg. After the election I looked to see what else I could do to advance conservative principles. I decided to run for Public Defender because I knew my lifelong conservative views, when put into practice, would transform the office.
The Constitution of the United States provides that every person accused of a crime has the right to an
The Public Defender’s Office was originally created to protect the constitutional right to legal
The Public Defender’s Office needs to be substantially reformed to cut costs to taxpayers and improve
For Florida’s 18th Judicial Circuit, I will deliver: