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Florida GOP honors top grassroots activists



Hundreds of Republican leaders and activists gathered at Disney's Contemporary Resort Friday night, where they kicked off the 2013 Florida Statesmen's Dinner by honoring some top grassroots activists and local leaders. Chairman Lenny Curry, Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam, CFO Jeff Atwater, Attorney General Pam Bondi, and state Rep. Mike Hill presented several awards:

The Military Appreciation Award went to Kyle Evans; the Patriot Award went to Clyde Simpson, Jefferson County GOP Chair; The Great Republican Award to Duval State Committeewoman and Florida Federation of Republican Women president Cindy Graves; REC Chairman of the Year: Alachua GOP Chairman Stafford Jones; Volunteer of the Year: Gale Wyman of Sarasota; RPOF Chairman's Award: St. Lucie GOP Chairman Bill Paterson,



[Last modified: Friday, October 4, 2013 8:14pm]


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