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In directive, Florida elections chief declares it a “year of apportionment,” freeing up state Senate campaigns

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In an announcement that will only further shake up campaign machinations across the state, Secretary of State Ken Detzner has issued a directive declaring 2016 a “year of apportionment.” That means all candidates for the Senate – including those set to term out in 2018 – can continue to collect campaign funds and collect petitions across the state, not just the district for which they are running. “[W]hile state senate candidates seeking 2016 ballot placement will be running for office based on newly drawn district lines,…

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