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For Hillary Clinton, struggle to change public perception persists

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Hillary Clinton bested Donald Trump in three debates. She leads in many preference polls of the most competitive states. Barring a significant shift in the next two weeks, she is in a strong position to become the first woman elected U.S. president. But Clinton will end the campaign still struggling to change the minds of millions of voters who don’t think well of her, a glaring liability should the Democratic nominee move on to the White House. While many see…

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Betty Castor, Chris Ingram will be Bay News 9’s new political analysts

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It’s one of the worst kept secret in local politics, but Bay News 9 producer Liz Rosenblum confirmed to a source that former USF president and Democrat Betty Castor and Republican blogger and political consultant Chris Ingram will be the station’s political analysts as part of its coverage this election season. I don’t know, for me, the choice of Betty Castor as a political analyst seems uninspired.  Sure, she will lend some gravitas to the programming, but will she say…

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Betty Castor, Chris Ingram will be Bay News 9’s new political analysts

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It’s one of the worst kept secret in local politics, but Bay News 9 producer Liz Rosenblum confirmed to a source that former USF president and Democrat Betty Castor and Republican blogger and political consultant Chris Ingram will be the station’s political analysts as part of its coverage this election season. I don’t know, for me, the choice of Betty Castor as a political analyst seems uninspired.  Sure, she will lend some gravitas to the programming, but will she say…

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Three Florida races make National Journal’s latest House rankings

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The Hotline’s Tim Sahd has some updated House race rankings at National Journal. Check out the 30 most competitive congressional races across the country, and what makes them so competitive, now that Democrats have preserved the late Rep. John Murtha’s seat in Pennsylvania and the latest round of House primaries, held on Tuesday night, are behind us. Here are the Florida House races on the list: 23. Florida-08 Alan Grayson (D) (23) GOP ex-state Sen. Dan Webster‘s surprising entry into the race further…

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Three Florida races make National Journal’s latest House rankings

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The Hotline’s Tim Sahd has some updated House race rankings at National Journal. Check out the 30 most competitive congressional races across the country, and what makes them so competitive, now that Democrats have preserved the late Rep. John Murtha’s seat in Pennsylvania and the latest round of House primaries, held on Tuesday night, are behind us. Here are the Florida House races on the list: 23. Florida-08 Alan Grayson (D) (23) GOP ex-state Sen. Dan Webster‘s surprising entry into the race further…

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RedState’s Erick Erickson finally weighs in on GOP primary in Florida governor’s race

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For conservatives trying to figure out whether to back Bill McCollum or Skeletor, Erick Erickson has spoken, although all he really says is that the Clintons are, of course, to blame for Rick Scott’s problems: Truth be told, McCollum has paid his dues. He’s been around for a while. I don’t blame him for acting badly. But here’s the thing — McCollum is a hero to a lot of conservatives because he helped impeach Bill Clinton. But Rick Scott is…

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RedState’s Erick Erickson finally weighs in on GOP primary in Florida governor’s race

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For conservatives trying to figure out whether to back Bill McCollum or Skeletor, Erick Erickson has spoken, although all he really says is that the Clintons are, of course, to blame for Rick Scott’s problems: Truth be told, McCollum has paid his dues. He’s been around for a while. I don’t blame him for acting badly. But here’s the thing — McCollum is a hero to a lot of conservatives because he helped impeach Bill Clinton. But Rick Scott is…

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