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Seminole Tribe swears in council, board members


The Seminole Tribe of Florida swore in a council member and a corporation board member on Monday after a close election.

Max B. Osceola Jr. was sworn in for an 11th term on the council after he was re-elected by only three votes. He delivered a fiery speech that drew on 500 years of history, The South Florida Sun-Sentinel reported.

The tribe also swore in Gloria Wilson to the corporation board. She hopes to expand the tribe's economic activities. She is said to be the first woman on the board in at least two decades.

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Seminoles swear in 2 tribe leaders (The South Florida Sun-Sentinel 6/7)
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Relevant Links:
Seminole Tribe - http://www.seminoletribe.com

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