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Meet Brittany Dover, one of the ’30 under 30′ rising stars of Florida politics

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Brittany Dover may be an up-and-comer on Tallahassee’s political track but isn’t too proud to live next door to her parents on the North Florida farm where she grew up. Dover, 28, has worked her way from the Republican Party of Florida, where she got her first break, to working in legislative affairs at the departments of Corrections and Environmental Protection, to her current job as lobbyist at Hopping, Green, & Sams. Her work in the capital’s influence industry shouldn’t come as…

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Let’s Get to Work posts third straight six-figure fundraising month

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Contributions are still flowing to Gov. Rick Scott’s political committee, which brought in its third straight six-figure haul last month. The committee, Let’s Get to Work, added $118,300 in September and spent about $83,000, leaving the committee with about $717,000 on-hand at the end of the month. The September numbers represent only about a quarter of what the committee raised in August. Most of the September money came from some familiar names, too. Former Anheuser-Busch CEO August A. Busch III…

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