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BizPac: Adam Hasner's changing positions on oil drilling

From the BizPac Review:

In campaign appearances, Republican U.S. Senate candidate Adam Hasner has repeatedly said he supports oil drilling off Florida's shores, and that he opposed then-Gov. Charlie Crist's attempt to impose an offshore drilling moratorium. In a speech before the Palm Beach County Tea Party's Boca Raton chapter on Oct. 4, Hasner adamantly asserted, "We rejected Charlie Crist's plan to block offshore drilling off of the coast of Florida." The implication in the statement, which you can watch Hasner make in the video posted below, is that he has always supported drilling off the coast of Florida, and that just isn't true.

Hasner may have opposed Crist's proposed moratorium, but he wasn't always such a fan of offshore oil exploration. Back when he was a green Republican, the Boca Raton legislator approved a "three-pack" political ad sent in 2002 on his behalf by the Republican Party of Florida. On its front, the mailer quotes Hasner as saying: "Florida is a special place for all of us. We must preserve our quality of life to ensure it remains an ideal place to live, work and enjoy."

How did Hasner propose protecting Florida's quality of life back in 2002? "Support the current moratorium opposing offshore drilling on Florida's coastlines" was one suggestion.

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