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Saturday Jun 28 | Sunshine State News

Political Bits and Pieces

A poll released this week found former Gov. Jeb Bush , R-Fla., struggling in Iowa, home of the first presidential primary and a state Republicans hope to carry in the 2016 presidential election.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ander Crenshaw, Florida, Florida Government, Iowa, 2012 Presidential Election

Thu Jun 12, 2014

Sunshine State News

Could A Congressman like Eric Cantor Fall in Florida's Primaries?

David Brat might have knocked off Eric Cantor this week in one of the biggest congressional upsets in years but it will be hard for a repeat performance when Florida voters hit the polls for the primaries in August.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Alcee Hastings, Ander Crenshaw, Representative Alan Grayson, US News, Representative Frederica Wilson, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Ted Yoho, Democrat

Wed Jun 11, 2014

Roll Call

How and Why Eric Cantor Lost

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost his primary in convincing fashion, but there appear to be two separate questions: How did he lose? And why was it a surprise? One thing that everyone should be able to agree on is that Cantor's loss was historic.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Sullivan, Jean Schmidt

Tue May 20, 2014

CBS Local

House Aide: Giving Maps To Consultant Was 'A Mistake'

An aide to former House Speaker Dean Cannon admitted Tuesday that he made a mistake by secretly feeding redistricting plans to a Republican political consultant in 2012, but denied that the arrangement tainted the redrawing of the state's congressional districts.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative David Rivera, Representative Allen West, Representative Sandy Adams, Corrine Brown, Democrat

Mon May 19, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

GOP consultant got sneak peek at Florida redistricting maps

Florida's two-week redistricting trial began with a bang Monday as GOP political consultant and lobbyist Marc Reichelderfer admitted he had access to more than two dozen secret maps drawn by the Legislature's staff weeks before they were available to the public.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative David Rivera, US News, Representative Allen West, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Sandy Adams, Florida

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