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Jim Norman dominates Hillsborough County race with impressive first month fundraising

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Former Hillsborough County Commissioner Jim Norman began his return to public office in September with solid fundraising. On Friday, Norman’s campaign announced raising $84,000 for his inaugural month. “When we started this campaign, we reached out immediately to close friends and family for support,” Norman said in a statement. “I’m incredibly humbled by the level of support we’ve received and just how passionate people are about bringing effective leadership to the County Commission” Norman said he was “humbled” by the…

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Tim Schock considering entering Hillsborough County Commission District 6 race

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Although there is lots of chatter about Jim Norman entering the race for the Hillsborough County Commission District 6 seat, as of now, there is only one Republican who has entered the race (Thomas Avino). Meanwhile, Democrats Brian Willis and Pat Kemp have been campaigning for months, and were recently joined by former commissioner and Tampa City Councilman Tom Scott. Tim Schock could be that first Republican to enter the contest. The 42-year-old resident of Tampa’s Beach Park is the president of…

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