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Disney and Seminole Tribe fund Amendment 3

Walt Disney Co. and the Seminole Tribe of Florida are pumping money into efforts to support Amendment 3, which would give voters the final say on whether to expand gambling in the sunshine state. Disney has given the most money to Voters in Charge, the group that is supporting the amendment—$19.6 million; the Seminole Tribe

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Previewing the first Rick Scott-Bill Nelson TV debate

How to Watch the Debate The debate will be broadcast in Spanish at 7 p.m. Tuesday on the Telemundo stations in Miami, Orlando, Naples, Fort Myers and West Palm Beach. It also can be seen online at Telemundo51.com, Telemundo31.com, and Telemundo49. com. It will be streamed in English at nbcmiami.com. After months of battling across

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Incumbent faces a Democrat for first time in years

A Charlotte County commissioner will face a Democratic opponent for the first time in 10 years in the Nov. 6 election. Two-term incumbent and Republican Stephen R. Deutsch will face Democrat Joan V. Fischer to decide the District 4 seat. Deutsch narrowly defeated a Republican opponent, Thomas Sullivan, in the August primary. (Read more in Sun)

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