FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) — There are few characters quite like Roger Stone, a political operative who has been dubbed the “professional lord of mischief,” a “master of right-wing hit jobs” and a “street fighter” “skilled in the dark arts of politics.”READ MORE: Should Miami Police Chief Art Acevedo Keep His Job? Survey Sent To Hundreds Of Police Officers
Stone was the youngest member of CREEP – Richard Nixon’s infamous Committee to Re-Elect the President and has worked on numerous presidential campaigns over the past 40 years.READ MORE: Hey, South Florida, Look Before You Sit! Beware Of Iguanas In The Toilet!
Today he is working to elect his longtime friend, Donald Trump, promising “Days of Rage” in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention if party leaders try to “steal” the nomination from Trump.
CBS4’s Jim DeFede has known Stone for years and visited him recently at his office in a nondescript building in an industrial section of Oakland Park that houses his collection of Nixon memorabilia.MORE NEWS: Biden Administration Facing Questions Over Troubling New Images From Southern Border
Stone says the only thing worse in politics than being wrong is being boring and as you will see, Stone refuses to be boring – no matter what it takes.