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Cuba's Castros are terrorists; don't travel there

In the debate, both Crist and Scott went on the attack over everything from personal wealth to political positions. And they renewed their long fight over the economy with Scott blaming Crist (when he was governor) for the economic meltdown that cost Florida hundred of thousands of jobs. Crist fired back that he had no more to do with the meltdown than Scott had to do with economic recovery.

As the debate wore on, the two did talk about deep differences in their policy positions. On Cuba, for example, Crist said he would support lifting the embargo because "it hasn't worked" in ending the rule of the Castro brothers. Scott called the Castros "terrorists" and said he wouldn't travel to Cuba.

Source: Orlando Sentinel on 2014 Florida Gubernatorial debate , Oct 21, 2014

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