Carol Elmquist’s son, Jon Elmquist, remembers his mom working long hours, doing public battle with Donald Trump over the “new” airport and the pride he felt when he learned she had stood up for rules that forbade tenant discrimination.
And he remembers the bit of justice she privately reclaimed when the man who ousted her after six years on the Palm Beach County Commission, Warren Newell, was convicted of honest public services fraud.
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