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Friday, October 15, 2021

Florida Senate president to headline Lincoln Day Dinner in The Villages

The president of the Florida Senate will headline the upcoming Lincoln Day Dinner in The Villages.

Wilton Simpson will speak at the event set for Oct. 23 at Savannah Center. Tickets are $85 and can be purchased through sumterrepublicans.com

Simpson is a 2022 candidate for Florida Agriculture Commissioner.

Kathryn Scarito, Gov. Nikki Haley, state Rep. Marlene O’Toole and state Sen. Wilton Simpson of Lakeland at the 2016 Lincoln Day Dinner in The Villages.

Simpson has previously attended events in The Villages, including the 2016 Lincoln Day Dinner in which Nikki Haley was the featured speaker.

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