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POLITICO says it’s coming to Tallahassee

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The Washington, D.C.-based political website POLITICO began in 2007 with 35 employees. It now maintains more than 400 staffers globally. Among the most notable hires for political junkies in Florida was when the site raided Marc Caputo from the Miami Herald back in January. Now POLITICO says Caputo will be joined by a “team of political and policy writers in Tallahassee.” The news was released via an email from President and CEO Jim VandeHei to the POLITICO staff Wednesday morning. He said that…

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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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