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February 20, 2013 1:25 PM

Senate readies ethics bill for floor vote after delaying 'revolving door' restrictions

A Senate committee unanimously approved an ambitious ethics bill Tuesday and set it up to be the first bill voted out of the Florida Senate but only after it exempted current lawmakers from the "revolving door" limits on lobbying the governor and his agencies.

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