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New Polling: Rubio Shows Big Lead Over Murphy in Re-election Battle

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 19, 2016 at 7:00pm 9/19/2016 at 7:00pm
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Polling is looking good for Sen. Marco Rubio.

What began as a close race has turned in favor of the freshman Senator.

The last round of polls show Rubio up with a solid 6.5ish point lead.

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Rubio’s New Terror Gun Bill: “Toothless” “Sham” or Viable Solution?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 7:15pm 9/17/2016 at 7:15pm
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As Marco Rubio faces a tough battle for his Senate seat in Florida, he introduces a new gun bill aimed at limiting terrorist access to guns.

The legislation, according to Rubio‘s Senate website, “builds on some of the best ideas that have been proposed, and improves them in ways that I hope...

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Prosecutor of George Zimmerman Loses Bid for Re-Election

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 1:30pm 8/31/2016 at 1:30pm
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Yesterday Angela Corey, the prosecutor who dragged George Zimmerman into a hapless politically-motivated trial for second degree murder for the lawful killing of Trayvon Martin, has soundly lost the GOP primary race for her re-election as 4th Judicial State Attorney in the Jacksonville area of Florida, reports the Florida-Times Union newspaper.  Corey was defeated by a relatively...

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The Skinny: Florida and Arizona Primary Roundup

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 7:00am 8/31/2016 at 7:00am
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Florida and Arizona held their down-ballot primary elections yesterday.

Lots of races, but here are the highlights:

Florida:

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Wasserman Schultz Fights For Her Political Life in Tough Primary

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 29, 2016 at 11:30am 8/29/2016 at 11:30am
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On Tuesday, voters will decide if former DNC chairwoman Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz is worthy enough to advance to the election in November after a summer filled with controversy.

She came under fire this summer when “leaked emails showed that staffers at her organization appeared to be plotting ways to undermine the...

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Florida Senate Race: Rubio, Murphy Likely To Win Tuesday’s Primary

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 28, 2016 at 4:30pm 8/28/2016 at 4:30pm
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Back in May, I wrote about Harry Reid being “fairly certain” that Democrats can retake the Senate this year.  He has reason to be fairly certain in part because Republicans are defending f...

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The War Against Zika Escalates

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 5:30pm 8/6/2016 at 5:30pm
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Some intriguing news has been reported that gives me hope that our bureaucrats are taking the public health threat related to the Zika virus seriously.

As you may recall, the last time I reported on the Zika epidemic, 4 Floridians had developed locally-acquired infections (probably from mosquito bites). Now, there are 16...

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Four Floridians Infected with Locally-contracted Zika

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 30, 2016 at 4:30pm 7/30/2016 at 4:30pm
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I predicted earlier this year that our country would start seeing cases of “home-grown” Zika sometime this summer.

Sure enough, Florida is reporting four cases of locally-contracted Zika.

Four individuals in Miami-Dade and Broward counties have been infected with the Zika virus by local mosquitoes, Florida health officials said Friday.

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Family of Boy Killed in Alligator Attack Won’t Sue Disney

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 22, 2016 at 8:30am 7/22/2016 at 8:30am
Family of Boy Killed in Alligator Attack Won't Sue Disney

Last month, we blogged about a 2-year-old who was killed by an alligator at the man-made Seven Seas Lagoon located across the lake from the Magic Kingdom in Disneyworld.

The family of the toddler, Lane Graves, has opted to build a foundation in their son’s name rather than sue Disney.

“Melissa and I are...

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Rep. Corrine “Go Gata” Brown to Face Federal Charges

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 7:00am 7/9/2016 at 7:00am
Rep. Corrine %22Go Gata%22 Brown to Face Federal Charges

Democratic Rep. Corrine Brown (FL-5) of “Go Gata” Youtube fame was recently indicted on charges related to an unregistered charity in Virgina.

First Coast News reports:

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Rubio’s Running for Reelection

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 10:59am 6/22/2016 at 10:59am
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Florida Senator Marco Rubio has decided to run for reelection, he confirmed to Fox News’ Chris Wallace on Wednesday. Fox News posted a short clip on Twitter; the full interview will air at 6 pm Eastern Time.

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Naked Florida Man Poops Self During Home Invasion, Shot by Female Homeowner

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 1:00pm 6/21/2016 at 1:00pm
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A Floridian woman shot and wounded a naked, poop-covered home invader Sunday night.

27-year-old Victor Etherington, who, according to deputies was intoxicated, demanded entry to an Ocala residence. The homeowner (name still unknown), not recognizing him, told him to leave.

The poopetrator kicked in the door, prompting the woman to take...

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UPDATED: FBI Omitted ISIS From Orlando 911 Transcript, Caves, Releases Unredacted Version

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 20, 2016 at 12:30pm 6/20/2016 at 12:30pm
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The FBI kept in Omar Mateen’s pledge to the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) in the 911 transcript, but omitted the terrorist group’s name.

Mateen called 911 before he murdered 49 people at Pulse, a popular gay club in Orlando, FL. From the FBI news release:

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OD: Emergency 911, this is...

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#ShootBack: Fallout from Orlando reaches California

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 17, 2016 at 6:00pm 6/17/2016 at 6:00pm
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The ISIS-inspired terror attack in Florida has impacted the entire nation.

From the American political outback called California, one of the most unexpected responses came from West Hollywood. The community woke up to find images of...

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Mateen Signed House to Brother-in-Law for $100

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 17, 2016 at 3:00pm 6/17/2016 at 3:00pm
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Orlando terrorist Omar Mateen “quit-claimed” his house to his brother-in-law with his wife Noor Salman as a witness in April. Initial reports showed $10 for consideration of the house, but a closer look at the document shows it at $100.

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Hackers Spam ISIS Twitter Accounts With Porn, Gay Pride

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 17, 2016 at 7:00am 6/17/2016 at 7:00am
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CNNMoney spoke with the person who has hacked Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) accounts with porn and gay pride.

WauchulaGhost started the campaign a month ago with only pornography, but added gay pride after Omar Mateen killed 49 people at Pulse, a gay club in Orlando, FL. He said:

“There was a few of us…...

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Why Sen. Manchin is Wrong on Due Process

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 7:00pm 6/16/2016 at 7:00pm
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Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) has blamed due process as the reason why the government cannot pass more gun control.

From The Washington Examiner:

“The problem we have, and really the firewall we have right now, is due process. It’s all due process,” he said Thursday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.”

“We can all say we...

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