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Farkas V. Berfield



State Rep. Frank Farkas has been sharply criticized for being too close to the insurance industry, but as a candidate for state Senate he's turning the tables on Republican opponent Kim Berfield. "You've got greedy companies supporting her, dropping people and showing record profits," Farkas said in an interview this week.

Farkas' criticism comes as frustration over Florida's rising home insurance rates has become one of the top issues of the campaign season. Story is here.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 3:11pm]


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