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Bill filed to create Florida Holocaust Memorial

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Coral Springs Rep. Jared Moskowitz filed a bill Monday to create a Florida Holocaust Memorial at the state Capitol in Tallahassee. Moskowitz’s HB 513 would direct the Department of Management Services to receive recommendations from the Florida Historical Commission on where and how to build a memorial within the Capitol complex honoring the millions of victims of Nazi extermination and labor camps. Moskowitz says the time to build a statehouse memorial is now. “Soon, we’ll have no live witnesses,” said Moskowitz by telephone Monday. The…

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