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Influx of white seniors could keep Florida in play for Donald Trump

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Florida’s shifting demographics could keep the state in play for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, as an influx of white retirees could offset any Democratic gains in the state’s growing minority population. As Arian Campo-Flores and Paul Overberg report in The Wall Street Journal: “Fast-growing minority communities give Democrats an increasing advantage in Florida, one of the most heated battlegrounds in the presidential election.” However, an underreported demographic trend could keep the state competitive for Trump: a new influx of…

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