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Rick Scott attacks Bill McCollum for endorsing ‘pro-homosexual rights candidate’ Rudy Giuliani

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Ben Smith is reporting that gubernatorial candidate and anti health care reform crusader Rick Scott is now attacking his Republican opponent, Attorney General Bill McCollum, for endorsing “pro-homosexual rights candidate Rudy Giuliani for president in 2008″: Rick Scott is running for Florida Governor as a “conservative outsider.”…McCollum endorsed pro-abortion and pro-homosexual rights candidate Rudy Giuliani for president in 2008 and was a Giuliani campaign leader in Florida.

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Political aficionados chatting up Kendrick Meek

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Here is a quick run-down of what people have said and written about Kendrick’s campaign in the few days: Yesterday, President Obama singled out Kendrick during his stop in Miami: “Somewhere around here is the next senator from the great state of Florida, Kendrick Meek…  There he is. Kendrick’s doing a great job.” Mark Blumenthal posted an entry on Pollster.com that asks “What About Kendrick Meek?” -“Meek has a shot at generating the same sort of enthusiasm within Florida as benefited…

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‘Jebby’ raising $ for Marco Rubio in DC this week

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From WaPO: Marco Rubio will make a stop in the nation’s capital this week to raise money for his Senate primary at an event headlined by, among others, Jeb Bush Jr. “Jebby,” as Bush Jr. is known, is the son of the former Florida governor, who hasn’t taken a public position in the GOP primary fight between Rubio and Gov. Charlie Crist, although many of his past aides — as well as his son! — are backing the former state…

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‘Jebby’ raising $ for Marco Rubio in DC this week

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From WaPO: Marco Rubio will make a stop in the nation’s capital this week to raise money for his Senate primary at an event headlined by, among others, Jeb Bush Jr. “Jebby,” as Bush Jr. is known, is the son of the former Florida governor, who hasn’t taken a public position in the GOP primary fight between Rubio and Gov. Charlie Crist, although many of his past aides — as well as his son! — are backing the former state…

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