Yesterday presidential candidate Mitt Romney spoke at a Florida convention of the National Association of Latino Elected and Apointed Officials, and President Obama spoke to the same conference today. Their attention shows the Latino vote in Florida is becoming an ever-increasing issue of importance. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Emily Burris spoke with Phillips Williams, the Director of the University of Florida Center for Latin American Studies. He spoke about the importance of the Latino vote and what issues they’re talking about for november’s election.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPLatinoVoteQA.mp3]
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City Commission to discuss how to proceed in the sale of Ironwood Golf Course at June 15 meeting
Presentations for those looking to buy or lease Ironwood from the city will be held at the 10 a.m. June 15 Gainesville City Commission meeting. The city commission will also discuss how to process and facilitate offers for the course.