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Congressional Leadership Fund to stump for Brian Mast, Carlos Curbelo

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More national help is on the way to promote Republican U.S. Reps. Brian Mast of the Treasure Coast and Carlos Curbelo of Miami, with the launch this weekend of “Super Saturday” grassroots efforts organized by The Congressional Leadership Fund.

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Email insights: Congressional Leadership Fund targets Debbie Mucarsel-Powell in CD 26

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The Congressional Leadership Fund has wasted no time in lobbing its first attack after Democrat Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, who announced this week she would challenge Republican Carlos Curbelo in Florida’s 26th Congressional District. The super PAC, which has the backing of the entire House Republican leadership, sent an email Wednesday saying Mucarsel-Powell is “slowly becoming a perennial candidate.”

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Endorsement Watch: Florida Retail Federation, Florida Conservation Voters, NRA issue endorsements

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With just a few weeks until the election, organizations across the state are rolling out endorsements for state and federal candidates. Several organizations — the Florida Retail Federation, Florida Conservation Voters, and the NRA Political Victory Fund — issued endorsements. — Neal Dunn has received the backing of the NRA Political Victory Fund. “As a staunch supporter and defender of the Second Amendment and the right to bear arms, I am proud to have been endorsed by, and received an AQ…

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Anitere Flores raises more than $113K in final two weeks of September

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Anitere Flores ended September strong, after a few slow fundraising weeks. State records show Flores raised a combined $113,475 — $81,475 for her official campaign and $32,000 for her political committee — between Sept. 17 and Sept. 30. Democrat Debbie Mucarsel-Powell raised a combined $65,950 — $21,950 to her official campaign and $44,000 to her political committee — during the same time period. Records show Flores received $1,000 contributions from the Florida Freedom Fund, Protect Florida Families, Sunshine State Conservatives,…

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Debbie Mucarsel-Powell releases her first ad in SD 39

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Debbie Mucarsel-Powell is introducing herself to voters in Senate District 39 with a bilingual campaign ad. The 2-minute and 30 second biographical spot features family and friends talking about Mucarsel-Powell. The spot is meant to introduce Mucarsel-Powell to the voters of the district. “You know what I can tell you about my wife Debbie? First, she’s not a politician, she’s a problem solver and she’s amazing at it,” her husband says in the advertisement. “For her entire life, she has…

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Democrat Debbie Mucarsel-Powell challenging Anitere Flores in SD 39

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It’s official: Debbie Mucarsel-Powell is running in Senate District 39. Mucarsel-Powell filed to run for the seat on Thursday, one day before the end of qualifying. State records show she qualified for the race by Friday’s noon deadline. She will face Republican Anitere Flores in November. “I’m running for the Florida Senate to fight for the needs of everyday people – to fight for fairness – to fight for what’s right,” said Mucarsel-Powell in a statement Friday. “I see a…

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