Alcee Hastings

Florida editorial roundup

Recent editorials from Florida newspapers:

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Nov. 4

The Key West Citizen on the Lower Keys' need for help after Hurricane Irma:

It's been almost two months since Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc on the Florida Keys. Recovery started moments after the storm had passed and today, in some parts of our community, one can hardly tell a storm even hit.

Tragically, travel Big Pine to Big Coppitt and one would think the storm hit a week ago. While Irma left no part of the island chain untouched, the Lower Keys where the storm made landfall were affected much more than any other area.

The efforts to clean up this detritus across Monroe County have been...

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