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FL: center of political universe in '07?



Tired of playing second fiddle to the likes of Iowa and New Hampshire in picking presidential nominees, Florida Republicans are positioning the Sunshine state to play a potentially huge role in the 2008 presidential race.

Not only are state legislative leaders working on moving Florida’s primary to be one of the earliest in the country, but the state GOP is planning a straw vote convention for October 2007.

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[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 11:41am]


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