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|10/20/16||SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT: POLITICO Publishes Accusations of Private Vendor, Ignores Data and Budget Facts|
|10/20/16||Statement Regarding Polk County Incident|
|10/19/16||FDC Assault Advisories | October 11-17, 2016|
|10/12/16||FDC Assault Advisories | October 1-10, 2016|
|10/12/16||Florida Department of Corrections to Host Hiring Event at Walton Correctional Institution|
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