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Florida primary


Deja vu: Rubio closing in on frontrunner

March 8, 2016

A month ago several polls had billionaire Donald Trump with a 20-point lead over Sen. Marco Rubio in the Florida GOP presidential primary. The most recent poll by Monmouth University shows that margin has tightened considerably,…


Florida: “Political Walmart

May 9, 2007

Boston Globe DC bureau chief Peter Cannellos sees potential doom and gloom with Florida’s early primary move: “…That’s why Florida’s move is potentially damaging. With its now-routine ballot controversies, single-issue voting blocs, and big-money media markets…