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MAR 14, 2014 - Boston Globe

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Reubin Askew, a former progressive Florida governor, dies at 85

NEW YORK — Reubin Askew, a “New South” Democrat who promoted racial equality and ethics reforms as a two-term governor of Florida in the 1970s and campaigned briefly for the presidency in 1984 and for the Senate in 1988, died early Thursday in Tallahassee. He was 85.    

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