Rep. Bill Young

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Dems, GOP Testing National Strategies In Florida House Race

Voters in this stretch of beach towns and retirement communities provide the first 2014 campaign test of whether Democrats can counter GOP attacks on the president’s health care overhaul by accusing Republicans of threatening popular benefit programs for the elderly.

CBS Tampa–03/09/2014

File photo of Bill Young (R-FL).  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Florida US Rep. Bill Young Dies At 82

Republican Rep. Bill Young, Florida’s longest-serving member of Congress and a defense hawk who was influential on military spending during his 43 years in Washington, died Friday. He was 82.

10/18/2013

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