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Geraldine Thompson may want to rethink calling unopposed candidates with money pitch

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Last month, several state lawmakers were elected, or re-elected, without opposition. Offering congratulations and well wishes to this new crop of legislators is Orlando Democratic state Sen. Geraldine Thompson. But that’s not all. Thompson has been busy leaving messages on answering machines across the state: “Hello, this is Senator Geraldine Thompson calling to congratulate you on being elected without opposition …” How nice. However, what she says next brings up a serious concern. You see, many of those receiving calls have campaign…

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