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CARLSON/CONGRESS: Lakeland lawyer Kristen Carlson, who ran for the U.S. House last year, has endorsed fellow Democrat Adam Hattersley of Riverview in his bid to unseat Rep. Ross Spano, the Republican who won the seat she was vying for.

CALL CENTER JOBS: Sykes Enterprises Inc. is expanding its Lakeland customer-service call center and hiring an unspecified number of employees thought to be several hundred. Applications can be made in person at 1144 Griffin Road or online here.