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McCollum: Everything the Republicans are Struggling With

Good Sarasota Herald Tribune article on Bill McCollum’s candidacy for Governor and how he represents everything the Republican Party is currently struggling with.  He’s an older, white politician who may not draw independent women, younger voters, or minorities.  He’s been a part of big government for years.  And he lacks excitement.  Yet, the RPOF plans to support him over a younger, more exciting candidate because “he’s paid his dues.”  McCollum will be announcing his run for Governor this morning in Orlando.

Read the article here.


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