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AFL-CIO sends out anti-Donald Trump mailers in Florida

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The AFL-CIO is dropping 67,051 direct mail pieces to union households across Florida this week attacking Donald Trump. The mailers blast Trump for not hiring local workers at his Mar-A-Lago Club in Palm Beach. Since 2010, nearly 300 U.S. residents applied or were referred for jobs at Mar-A-Lago, but only 17 were hired, The New York Times reported in February. Concurrently, Mar-A-Lago sought more than 500 visas for foreign workers. PolitiFact reported documents the resort later filed with the Labor Department…

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Tim Schock reminds voters of Jim Norman’s ‘baggage’ in new mailer

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Jim Norman said earlier this month that he’s rarely asked by Hillsborough County residents about the ethical issues that dogged him several years ago. But if the public doesn’t remember the incident that tripped him back in 2010, a new mailer issued out by Tim Schock, his GOP District 6 opponent in this month’s primary election, will surely remind them. Shock’s mailer features a series of suitcases plopped atop another with the headline, “Career Politician Jim Norman, He’s Got A…

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Dave Aronberg blasts Dan Gelber in new mailer invoking oil spill

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Dave Aronberg has really taken off the gloves with the sending of a direct mailpiece blasting Dan Gelber for his connections to the law firm hired to defend BP. In my book, the cover of this mailpiece is as strong as anything I’ve seen designed for a political campaign. A very serious looking Aronberg on the left side. and a pretty direct attack on Gelber on the inside right:

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New mailer from Dave Aronberg touts ‘crime fighter’ record

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New mailer from Dave Aronberg touts ‘crime fighter’ record

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Do you have a pillow close by? Deveron Gibbons’ latest mailer will put you to sleep

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Deveron Gibbons has a new mailer designed to put voters to sleep. On the front, the mail-piece has a couple of pictures that basically say “I am down with white voters. You are allowed to vote for me.” Gibbons even gives you his cell phone number in case you need a free money order. The flip side of this mail-piece is actually more clever than it looks. Yes, it is absolutely boring to look at. But if you read the…

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