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Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush and possible Republican presidential candidate walks with his wife, Columba Bush, as they arrive to present awards to the 2015 Arts for Life! scholarship winners at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami-Dade County on June 5, 2015 in Miami, Florida. Gov. Jeb Bush is expected to announce his plans to formally begin a run for the Republican presidential nomination on June 15th in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Columba Bush Puts Drug Addiction Fight Among Top Priorities

The wife of Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says the highly personal fight she waged against drug addiction as Florida’s first lady would remain one of her top priorities in the White House.

08/24/2015

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House Votes To Kill Pain Clinic Regulations

A Florida House committee voted Thursday to eliminate all state regulations on pain clinics, repeal the drug database law, and stop doctors from dispensing drugs.

CBS4–03/10/2011

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Gov. Scott Wants To Kill ‘Pill Mill’ Database

South Florida is known as the “pill mill” capital yet Gov. Rick Scott wants to repeal the state’s yet-to-be-implemented prescription drug tracking law that’s designed to crack down on “pill mills”.

CBS4–02/09/2011