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Biden will address Florida Democrats



Vice President Joe Biden will address the Florida Democratic Party annual convention on Oct. 28 in Orlando, the party announced this morning.

"Vice President Biden’s attendance sends a clear message about the importance of our state in this year’s presidential election," party chairman Rod Smith said in a news release. “Our state’s 29 electoral votes are crucial to ensuring this nation continues to move forward over the next four years. We are honored that he will attend and help us kick-off the 2012 election."

The event is being held at Disney's Contemporary Resort Convention Center. The convention theme is: "A Legacy of Leadership: A Promise for Tomorrow."

[Last modified: Wednesday, August 17, 2011 10:32am]


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