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Campaign Headlines

Daily Kos: Which district has the most veterans? Florida’s 1st Chicago Tribune: Chris Kennedy to announce the next phase of his campaign Los Angeles Times: African American Caucus seeks formal apology after Rep. Maxine Waters is cut off during state convention … Continue reading

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Gwen Graham and other bits and pieces on the Florida 2018 gubernatorial

Former Florida Rep. Gwen Graham announced Tuesday her intention to run for governor of Florida in 2018. She’s a Democrat.  Republican Gov. Rick Scott is term-limited and very likely to challenge Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson next year. Graham is the daughter of … Continue reading

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Florida moderate Republican Rep. Ros-Lehtinen won’t run again

Republican Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen has announced she is retiring at the end of the term next year. She is the longest serving member of the Florida legislative delegation and in 1989 became the first Cuban- American elected to Congress. She … Continue reading

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Florida Gov. Scott could run for U.S. Senate

Republican Gov. Rick Scott of Florida is term-limited. It is widely believed he is angling to run against Democratic Senator Bill Nelson in 2018. Trump has certainly been encouraging Scott to run. A Florida Chamber of Commerce poll in March had … Continue reading

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