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Jeb Bush served on board of Florida timber firm facing lawsuits

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In a public move presaging his run for the White House, Jeb Bush resigned from corporate positions at the end of last year. Less noticed: One of the companies where he served on the board, Florida timber company Rayonier Inc., faced a flurry of lawsuits not long before his exit. One case alleges that a plant in Georgia violated the Clean Water Act and contaminated the Altamaha River, and five other suits from investors contend the company made false and…

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TV ads bashing Rick Skeletor, err, Rick Scott ready to air

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The Virginia-based group called Alliance for America’s Future has bought TV advertisements to be broadcast throughout Florida titled “Fraud,” leaving little doubt they are aimed at Republican gubernatorial hopeful Rick Scott, reported the St. Petersburg Times on Wednesday. The group has supported Scott’s Republican primary opponent Attorney General Bill McCollum in the past, but McCollum’s campaign declined to comment about the ads that start airing on Thursday and are scheduled to run through at least June 2. McCollum’s campaign spokeswoman Kristy Campbell told…

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