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Today on Context Florida: Jeb’s mojo, universal health care and the University of Central Florida

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Today on Context Florida: For the past several weeks the mainstream press has reveled in pummeling the soft underbelly of the Bush non-campaign, writes Peter Schorsch. From a bad week on the trail when Jeb couldn’t provide a cogent response to the Iraq war question, to a host of new occupants pushing their way into the Republican presidential clown car, to an alleged “shake-up” on his staff that involved, let’s see, giving a guy from Iowa a different title in Jeb’s…

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Today on Context Florida: Save Our Rivers, Palestinians & Israel, education reform and custodians

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Today on Context Florida: Floridians want the state to buy sugar industry-owned land south of Lake Okeechobee to store and clean water, says Sally Swartz. Unfortunately, that is not what the sugar industry wants. The “Save Our Rivers/Buy the Land” advocates are not giving up, and Stuart Republican Joe Negron offers a glimmer of hope. Marc Yacht notes that Israelis and Palestinians are weary of conflict. The Palestinians need a contiguous land of their own, as did Israel, he adds. The…

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