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Florida pollster Tom Eldon puts Jeff Greene a 3-to-2 favorite over Kendrick Meek

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Those are the odds from Florida pollster Tom Eldon on the Democratic U.S. Senate primary between Palm Beach real estate tycoon Jeff Greene and U.S. Rep. Kendrick Meek of Miami. Eldon helped us handicap the race in preparation for tomorrow’s debate at The Palm Beach Post’s world headquarters in West Palm Beach. Eldon gives Greene the edge based on money. Greene, along with Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Scott, has the rare combination in Florida politics of “outsider” status and deep pockets. Continue…

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Rick Scott has spent $14 million on advertising, but can’t afford to spell Bill McCollum’s name right

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Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Scott has spent more than $14 million on advertising, but it doesn’t appear like any of that money is going to a proofreader.  Mr. Scott, I know you don’t care too much for your opponent, but it’s M-C-C-O-L-L-U-M.  Check out this gaffe from one of Scott’s latest direct mail pieces.

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Rick Scott has spent $14 million on advertising, but can’t afford to spell Bill McCollum’s name right

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Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Scott has spent more than $14 million on advertising, but it doesn’t appear like any of that money is going to a proofreader.  Mr. Scott, I know you don’t care too much for your opponent, but it’s M-C-C-O-L-L-U-M.  Check out this gaffe from one of Scott’s latest direct mail pieces.

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Florida Democratic Party launches web ad vs. Skeletor, err, Rick Scott

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The Florida Democratic Party today called out disgraced businessman and Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Scott for profiting as he was ousted from Columbia/HCA, by releasing a new video entitled “Slick Rick.” Scott was forced to resign amid the federal investigation that led to a record $1.7 billion in fines. The “Slick Rick” video, which should help ensure Floridians know the truth about Scott’s shady past, can be viewed here:

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Paula Dockery to abandon governor’s race

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Chris Ingram first reported what has now been confirmed by multiple sources: Republican gubernatorial candidate and state Sen. Paula Dockery (R-Lakeland) will abandon her longshot campaign for governor. Dockery’s campaign has been stuck in first gear since she announced her candidacy more than eight months ago. Since announcing, Dockery has had a lackluster fundraising performance. As something of a maverick in the state legislature, Dockery was never embraced by the GOP establishment or the lobbyists and other moneymen who can make a…

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Paula Dockery to abandon governor’s race

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Chris Ingram first reported what has now been confirmed by multiple sources: Republican gubernatorial candidate and state Sen. Paula Dockery (R-Lakeland) will abandon her longshot campaign for governor. Dockery’s campaign has been stuck in first gear since she announced her candidacy more than eight months ago. Since announcing, Dockery has had a lackluster fundraising performance. As something of a maverick in the state legislature, Dockery was never embraced by the GOP establishment or the lobbyists and other moneymen who can make…

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