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Florida's five governors to gather at UF to discuss state's future



The Florida Law Review announces its second annual gathering of Florida's living governors with a lecture entitled “Florida’s Future: A Conversation with Florida Governors,” in the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, Oct. 12 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

The program will feature Govs. Reubin Askew, Bob Graham, Bob Martinez, Buddy MacKay and Charlie  Crist. Absent will be former Gov. Jeb Bush and former Gov. Wayne Mixson, governor for three days during the transition of Graham from governor to the U.S. Senate. The governors will discuss "critical issues facing Florida,'' according to the press release.

The program is part of the Allen L. Poucher Legal Education Series Poucher Legal Education Series, a forum for prominent legal, political, and business leaders to discuss pressing issues facing our nation and the world today. 

Ben Diamond, former Florida Law Review editor-in-chief, will serve as the moderator.

For additional information or to submit a question to the panel of governors, contact the Florida Law Review at or 352-273-0670.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 26, 2012 9:12am]


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