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    Friday already? Seven and then some.

    1. Susan Thurston in this morning's Times: Florida's back-to-school sales tax holiday starts Friday and runs through Sunday with savings on more items this year. The Midwest director of the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy in this morning's letters to the editor: Sales tax holidays like the one in Florida this weekend are poorly targeted, costly and represent a lost opportunity to get tax fairness right....