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Additions to Romney's FL team

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February

The Mitt Romney presidential exploratory committee announced their statewide Florida leadership team, including a few new names:

Former Lieutenant Gov. Toni Jennings – Honorary Chairwoman; Former House Speaker Allan Bense – Chair; Former State GOP Chairman Al Cardenas – Chair; U.S. Rep. Tom Feeney – Chair; Former House Speaker John Thrasher – Chair; St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Baker – Co-Chair; State Rep. Dennis Baxley - Co-Chair; Rep. Jennifer Carroll – Co-Chair; Former state Rep. Dudley Goodlette – Co-Chair; Former Bush Lottery chief David Griffin - Co-Chair; State Rep. Anitere Flores – Co-Chair; former state GOP chairman Van Poole – Co-Chair.

"Florida is a dynamic and diverse state – representative of all that is great about America," Romney said.  "I look forward to campaigning in Florida and am pleased to have such a strong and growing team in the Sunshine State.  Their commitment will make an important difference in the Florida primary."

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 2:29pm]

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