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PolitiFact Florida breaks down Jay-Z in the House

You may have heard about two Florida representatives "battle rhyming" over Jay-Z lyrics on the House floor in Tallahassee.

Crazy as it sounds, it’s not far from what really went down during the closing days of the 2012 legislative session.

Rep. Alan Williams, D-Tallahassee, and House Speaker Dean Cannon, R-Winter Park, did debate a few lines from Jay-Z’s "99 Problems" on March 7, 2012. The exchange landed them national news coverage, some of which suggested both erred in invoking Hov.

We thought it would be fun to examine how the exchange came about and who got it right. You know, delve into the real issues. Check it out.


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Tally Folly

Please cover important issues and not this trite crap

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