Gov. Rick Scott proposed Monday that Florida lend the federal government $200 million to accelerate repairs to the Herbert Hoover Dike that surrounds Lake Okeechobee. This view of the dike from Pahokee is from August 2000.
Gov. Rick Scott proposed Monday that Florida lend the federal government $200 million to accelerate repairs to the Herbert Hoover Dike that surrounds Lake Okeechobee. This view of the dike from Pahokee is from August 2000. GREG LOVETT AP
Gov. Rick Scott proposed Monday that Florida lend the federal government $200 million to accelerate repairs to the Herbert Hoover Dike that surrounds Lake Okeechobee. This view of the dike from Pahokee is from August 2000. GREG LOVETT AP

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