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Rubio leading, but survey says Florida’s U.S. Senate race is too-close-to-call

 Florida’s U.S. Senate race too-close-to-call, survey shows A new poll shows Florida Republican U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio up narrowly in a too-close-to-call contest with Democratic U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy of Jupiter. Quinnipiac University’s survey Wednesday showed that Rubio holds a 4 percent edge on Murphy, down from a 7 percentage point lead in the school’s […]
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With Hispanic voters helping power Rubio, Murphy hires outreach strategist

 U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy With polls showing Republican U.S. Senate Marco Rubio much stronger with Florida Hispanics, Democratic rival Patrick Murphy announced Thursday he has hired a new strategist to lead media and outreach efforts with these same voters. Freddy Balsera, who runs Coral Gables-based Balsera Communications, will advise Murphy’s homestretch among #Florida Hispanics, who […]
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Senator vying for top university job led “devious conspiracy” against Florida Constitution, league says

 Sen. Don Gaetz The latest Florida state senator making a play for a university presidency is drawing more opposition — this time from the state’s League of Women Voters. The league, headed by Palm Beach Gardens&8217; Pamela Goodman, sent a letter to the University of West #Florida Board of Trustees opposing Sen. Don Gaetz&8217;s candidacy […]
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