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Jeb Bush summer fundraising tour swings by Coral Gables Aug. 31

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Jeb Bush’s late-summer fundraising tour swings by Florida next week, as the Republican presidential candidate comes to the Miami area for a big-ticket GOP reception. The high-profile, $1,000-a-ticket private reception for the former governor begins 6 p.m. Monday, August 31 at the home of entrepreneur Manny Kadre and his wife Annie, 5345 Hammock Drive in Coral Gables. A spot on the host committee, which includes a VIP reception and photo, will be $20,000 (either donated or raised); an individual photo…

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Yet another Jeb Bush dig at Charlie Crist

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The New York Times has an eye-opening story today about Florida Gov. Charlie Crist’s questionable deal to buy land from United States Sugar for Everglades restoration. The whole thing is worth reading, but I’d like to draw attention to just a few lines in the 4,000-word story. Listen to what former Gov. Jeb Bush had to say about the Crist deal. Bush was “deeply disappointed,” he told the paper. “On a net basis, this appears to me there has been…

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