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In Florida House District 45 race, flier recycles old tactic

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Jodie Tillman reports: Back in 2007, a political group called the Committee to Protect Florida hammered a state Senate candidate named Richard Corcoran. In its arsenal was a mailer that accused Corcoran of making false allegations about an opponent in a previous race. The mailer showed an image of a flashing police beacon along with a warning: “BEWARE! Richard Corcoran is back in the area looking to buy a seat in the Senate.” Corcoran dropped out of the race, citing…

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Candidate Dawn Thompson’s flier violates Florida House rules

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State House candidate Dawn Thompson must change some of her campaign literature because it violates House rules. Some of Thompson’s fliers display the Florida House of Representatives seal, a no-no, according to a letter written to her by Rep. Bill Galvano, R-Bradenton, chairman of the Rules and Calendar Council. “The official seal of the House of Representatives shall be used only by or on behalf of a member or officer of the House in conjunction with his or her official…

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Candidate Dawn Thompson’s flier violates Florida House rules

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State House candidate Dawn Thompson must change some of her campaign literature because it violates House rules. Some of Thompson’s fliers display the Florida House of Representatives seal, a no-no, according to a letter written to her by Rep. Bill Galvano, R-Bradenton, chairman of the Rules and Calendar Council. “The official seal of the House of Representatives shall be used only by or on behalf of a member or officer of the House in conjunction with his or her official…

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Disgusting! Fliers circulate mocking Gainesville mayoral candidate’s sexuality

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Mayoral candidate Craig Lowe issued a statement today decrying “hoax” fliers that have reportedly been circulated around town asking would-be voters to “Support The Gay Agenda” ahead of Tuesday’s election. Lowe’s campaign sent reporters an image of the flier in question as well as an image of a more directly anti-Lowe flier that I reported on earlier this month. Craig Lowe said that a flier, above, circulating around town that touts his “gay agenda” is a hoax and was not…

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Disgusting! Fliers circulate mocking Gainesville mayoral candidate’s sexuality

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Mayoral candidate Craig Lowe issued a statement today decrying “hoax” fliers that have reportedly been circulated around town asking would-be voters to “Support The Gay Agenda” ahead of Tuesday’s election. Lowe’s campaign sent reporters an image of the flier in question as well as an image of a more directly anti-Lowe flier that I reported on earlier this month. Craig Lowe said that a flier, circulating around town that touts his “gay agenda” is a hoax and was not released…

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