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From the staff of the Tampa Bay Times

GOP's GOTV Machine



You can understand the optimism among Florida Democrats heading into election day. They see an unpopular president and war, three highly vulnerable Republican congressional seats, and the strongest ticket of Democratic statewide candidates in years.

But wait.

What most Florida Democrats don’t see is the mighty Florida GOP machine revving its turbines. Nowhere in the country are Republicans better at the nuts and bolts of winning elections than click here.

Florida, a state where the GOP will spend at least five times as much as Democrats on voter turnout. To read full story,

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 11:34am]


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