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Kevin Burns ends bid for U.S. Senate to run for State Senate seat Dan Gelber is vacating

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Less than a week after filing papers to run, former North Miami Mayor Kevin Burns will announce at  Wednesday’s Democracy for America meeting in Coral Gables that he is ending his campaign for the U.S. Senate and will instead run for the state Senate seat that Dan Gelber, D-Miami Beach, is vacating to run for attorney general. With real estate billionaire Jeff Greene announcing on Friday that he would enter the Democratic primary for the Senate, Burns and his team…

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Kevin Burns, the other Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, bounces check to Pinellas Democratic Party

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A source familiar with the financial operations of the Pinellas Democratic Party informed me that North Miami Mayor and U.S. Senate candidate Kevin Burns bounced a check to the Pinellas Democratic Party. Burns wrote a check for memorabilia he purchased during a silent auction at the Kennedy-King Dinner in June. In the comments below, Burns says he made restitution.

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