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A triple amputee war veteran who was indicted last year along with Steve Bannon and two others, in an alleged scheme to defraud donors to a crowdfunding effort to build a private US-Mexico border wall, was indicted Thursday for filing false information on his 2019 federal income tax returns, the Justice Department announced. ...
Rilee Beisler, a sixth-grader at McIntosh Middle School, died Wednesday during the blaze at two homes on Iowa Street, part of the Sun N Fun RV Resort in Sarasota, Florida. ...
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs restrictive voting law in place and barred all media from watching him sign the bill into law, except for Fox News. Former Florida Republican Governor and current Democratic Congressman Charlie Crist calls the new bill and DeSantis’ signing process “anti-democracy at its worst.” ...
Florida became the fifth state in 2021 to enact a law that prohibits the private funding of election administration on Thursday. ...

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