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Cerabino opinion: Florida gives sugar company sweet deal after midterm done

The biggest voting outrage story last week in Florida was not Tuesday’s midterm election.

And Gov. Rick Scott, who has been carrying on for days about his imaginary victimhood in South Florida voting, is actually better cast as a perp in a consequential, South Florida vote that has been buried by the news of the midterm recount.

Late Wednesday night, a day after the midterms, a new item was slipped into the agenda for the next day’s meeting of the South Florida Water Management District.

It had to do with the lease on state-owned land south of Lake Okeechobee that has been earmarked to be a reservoir for algae-clogged lake water…


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