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Jeb Bush's robo rally



The Republican Party of Florida's most popular political figure, former Gov. Jeb Bush, is popping up in voicemails throughout the state to urge people to vote early and Republican (of course). Democrats have been talking about their early/absentee vote effort, but it looks like the RPOF isn't planning to sit idly by, as it did in 2008, and let the early votes pile up against them.

Listen to the call here. Script below.

Hello, this is Governor Jeb Bush calling on behalf of the Republican Party of Florida. It’s election time and I’m calling with a simple request. Vote early and vote Republican.

Vote for Marco Rubio for the United State Senate, Rick Scott for Governor and your GOP Cabinet team: Pam Bondi, Jeff Atwater and Adam Putnam as well as the rest of the Republican ticket.

And, please vote early in your county. Early voting is convenient and it’s open now through the Sunday before election day, November 2nd. 

This is Jeb Bush for your early voting locations, please call 866-528-9367 or check the website at I appreciate it and our Republican team does too. Thank you very much.

Please check for your county voting hours and dates. Some counties end early voting the Saturday prior to the election. Paid for by the Republican Party of Florida and authorized by Marco Rubio for United States Senate.

-- Marc Caputo, Times/Herald Tallahassee Bureau

[Last modified: Wednesday, October 20, 2010 3:33pm]


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