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Jeff Atwater says Charlie Crist chief of staff pledged governor would sign SB6

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The Sun-Sentinel is reporting that as the SB6 teacher-tenure bill was under debate on the House floor, Gov. Charlie Crist’s chief of staff told Senate President Jeff Atwater the governor was prepared to sign the bill, Atwater told reporters Friday. Atwater said he was “perplexed” by Crist’s veto, citing a conversation he had with chief of staff Shane Strum the day the bill hit the House floor. “To have the chief of staff express to me, a week ago Wednesday…

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Kendrick Meek pens op-ed: ‘Anti-Israel bias has no place at the UN’

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Congressman Kendrick Meek and candidate for the US Senate has a pretty forceful op-ed in today’s Sun-Sentinel: “We all know of the serious challenges Israel faces at the United Nations. The anti-Israel bias at this world body poses a very real obstacle to Israel and members of the peace-supporting international community.” Full story here.

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Kendrick Meek pens op-ed: ‘Anti-Israel bias has no place at the UN’

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Congressman Kendrick Meek and candidate for the U.S. Senate has a pretty forceful op-ed in today’s Sun-Sentinel: “We all know of the serious challenges Israel faces at the United Nations. The anti-Israel bias at this world body poses a very real obstacle to Israel and members of the peace-supporting international community.” Full story here.

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Charlie Crist says he won’t Sarah Palin out of office

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From the Sun-Sentinel: Looking thin, tanned and dapper in a navy suit with light blue pinstripes, Gov. Charlie Crist spoke at the Florida Society of News Editors awards luncheon Friday at The Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach. Crist was there to recognize his appointee, Pat Gleason, director of Cabinet Affairs and Special Counsel on Open Government for her efforts on behalf of access to law-making and press freedoms. A Republican first-term governor and U.S. Senate candidate, Crist leads in fundraising…

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