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Charlie Crist to register with no party affiliation (day after I wrote about how he was still a registered Republican)

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Charlie Crist says he’ll stop by a county elections office to register with no party affiliation on a Wednesday trip to his hometown of St. Petersburg, a day after I wrote on my other blog, Battleground Tampa Bay, about how Crist was still a registered Republican. Crist will visit the Supervisor of Elections office in St. Petersburg at 2:45 p.m. Crist has already announced he’s leaving the Republican Party to make an independent run for U.S. Senate. He said Tuesday…

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Campaign Weekender

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From Battleground Tampa Bay: S-16 candidate Jack Latvala will be walking precincts in the Safety Harbor and Clearwater area to obtain petition signatures. He will be meeting at the Starbucks in the Northwood Plaza, McMullen-Booth at Enterprise Road at 9:30 am. Afterwards, he will be heading to The Varsity Club at Sunset Point Rd. and U.S. 19 for lunch. Florida House candidate Russ Patterson is having a House Party at Beth and Mel Tockman’s home in Tampa Palms” on Sunday,…

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Battleground Tampa Bay

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During last year’s St. Petersburg Mayoral Campaign, when I published blog post after blog post about that election, I took note of a subtle trend in how visitors were arriving on my site. As much as I would have liked otherwise, many of my readers were not coming directly to Saint Petersblog, rather they were coming to the site after searching for a particular term in Google, Yahoo, etc. Yes, there was a base of regular readers who arrived on…

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Light blogging while I enjoy my cruise

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Heading off to the Bahamas for the week, so I won’t be blogging or on Facebook, Twitter, etc. I’ve scheduled a few blog posts to be published while I am away. But I think it’s a good idea, at least for a few days, to not think about Charlie Crist or Marco Rubio or Kendrick Meek or Alan Grayson or Alex Sink or Rick Baker or, well, you get the point… In the meantime, I’m rooting for the Colts and…

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