It's official: Michelle Spence-Jones is back as Miami city commissioner.
Gov. Rick Scott signed an executive order Wednesday lifting the suspension imposed by former Gov. Charlie Crist after Spence-Jones was slapped with corruption charges.
Miami-Dade prosecutors dropped their pending case against Spence-Jones on Tuesday. State law required Scott to reinstate her as commissioner to finish her term, which ends in 2013.
That leaves Richard P. Dunn II, who had replaced Spence-Jones on the dais, out of a gig. More here.