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PolitiFact rules Charlie Justice’s ad ‘Pants on Fire’ with attempt to link jailed lobbyist Jack Abramoff to Rep. Bill Young

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In a new web ad, state Sen. Charlie Justice comes armed with ominous music and some sloppy Photoshop work to link opponent Rep. Bill Young with jailed lobbyist Jack Abramoff.

But does Justice, who is seeking to unseat the 20-term Pinellas County Republican, have any facts? Continue reading here.

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