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National homebuilder blames Tampa contractor for stucco problems in 8 communities

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One of the country’s largest homebuilders is accusing a past subcontractor after multiple complaints sprouted from eight Florida communities. Weekley Homes is a Houston, Texas-based homebuilder founded in 1976 by brothers David and Dick Weekley. Weekley entered a contract in 2005 with A & D Construction in Tampa. Per the contract, A & D would install stucco in single-family homes. Homeowners have been making claims of defects in the stucco against Weekley. They claim the stucco does not comply with…

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Marco Rubio to hold major fundraiser Sept. 22 in affluent Dallas suburb

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Marco Rubio brings his vision of a “New American Century” to Texas next week with a high-profile fundraiser reception in the exclusive Dallas suburb of Highland Park. Real-estate investor Harlan Crow and his wife Kathy will present the $2,000-per-couple event, scheduled for Tuesday, September 22. Host reception begins at 6:30 p.m.; general reception is at 7 p.m. The host committee, still in formation, includes former Republican U.S. Senator Phil Graham, Dallas-based investors George Bayoud and George Seay – a former…

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