Charlie Cook, the legendary D.C. political guru, says — via Abel Harding’s increasingly essential Florida Morning column — Democrats are poised for a Florida surge, thanks to the redistricting amendments approved by voters last year. One long-time First Coast lawmaker could very well be a victim of the new maps. Cook:”Democrats know that a ‘fair’ map in Florida would grant them up to 10 safe districts and as many as 13 more in which they could compete. But they also know that the outcome is contingent upon dismantling Brown
Peter Schorsch is the President of Extensive Enterprises and is the publisher of some of Florida’s most influential new media websites, including SaintPetersBlog.com, FloridaPolitics.com, ContextFlorida.com, and Sunburn, the morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics. SaintPetersBlog has for three years running been ranked by the Washington Post as the best state-based blog in Florida. In addition to his publishing efforts, Peter is a political consultant to several of the state’s largest governmental affairs and public relations firms. Peter lives in St. Petersburg with his wife, Michelle, and their daughter, Ella.