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Ain't no stoppin' Rod Smith -- he's back



We caught up with former state Sen. Rod Smith today and asked him a few questions. Smith ran in the Democratic gubernatorial primary in 2006 and is now back in Alachua County practicing law. But he's registered to lobby on a few "pet projects," including Shands Teaching Hospital and to secure funding for state attorneys and public defenders.

[Last modified: Thursday, September 9, 2010 7:32pm]


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