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Florida’s Republican-controlled Legislature went forward with dissolving a long-standing endowment named after former Gov. Lawton Chiles, who led Florida in a mammoth legal battle with the nation’s tobacco companies. In a turnabout, however, House and Senate budget negotiators agreed on Thursday to name an existing trust fund after Chiles, who was the last Democrat elected […]


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