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Email insights: Matt Gaetz boasts of his role in keeping the F-35 program alive at Eglin Air Force Base

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Congressional candidate Matt Gaetz wants friends and supporters to know the F-35 fighter is ready to join the fight against terrorism, thanks — in no small part — to his work as a young North Florida attorney. A new email from Gaetz reminds voters in Florida’s 1st Congressional District that Eglin Air Force Base has been at the epicenter of the fifth-generation fighter program from the beginning, particularly in its rough early days. The program almost didn’t happen in the…

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