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April 2, 2013 12:00 AM

Struggling homeowners stiffed by Florida Legislature

Florida's Legislature is once again planning to violate the public trust by raiding the trust fund established to create more affordable housing. At the same time, lawmakers plan to spend $200 million from the state's share of a national mortgage settlement over bank foreclosure and mortgage abuses on things other than aid to struggling homeowners its intended purpose.

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