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Florida Considers Upping National Guard Pay

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Florida Considers Upping National Guard Pay

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Florida Considers Upping National Guard Pay

Florida Considers Upping National Guard Pay

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Florida's legislature is currently considering a bill that would compel the state to supplement the income of people serving in the National Guard. Kippy Dobbels, a Florida guardsman, describes his struggle to get by on his military salary.