Life and politics from the Sunshine State's best city

Tag archive

checkbook

The latest from the Will-Meek-Make-It-Meter: it’s less and less likely Meek will accomplish petition goal

in Peter/Statewide by

At this point, it does not appear likely Congressman Kendrick Meek will collect the requisite number of voters’ signatures to place his name on the ballot. According to the Florida Division of Elections, Meek has collected 37,420 verified signatures through March 1. That means he has to collect another 75,056 signatures before March 29 – a daunting 2,680 good signatures a day. Based on my research and projections (explained here), Meek actually has 50,761 petitions in the system, putting him…

Keep Reading

The latest from the Will-Meek-Make-It-Meter: it’s less and less likely Kendrick Meek will accomplish petition goal

in Peter/Statewide by

At this point, it does not appear likely Congressman Kendrick Meek will collect the requisite number of voters’ signatures to place his name on the ballot. According to the Florida Division of Elections, Meek has collected 37,420 verified signatures through March 1. That means he has to collect another 75,056 signatures before March 29 – a daunting 2,680 good signatures a day. Based on my research and projections (explained here), Meek actually has 50,761 petitions in the system, putting him…

Keep Reading

Go to Top