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From the staff of the Tampa Bay Times

Obama strong in heavy GOP districts



The polling's not up to date, but ace Democratic pollster Dave Beattie offers up another reason for Democrats to be optimistic about Barack Obama in Florida: In polling conducted Oct. 5 - 22, Obama is up or tied in three Florida Congressional districts that George Bush won by at least 8 points in '04 - CDs 16, 24 and 25. And in heavily Jewish CD 19, Obama leads by 24 points.

[Last modified: Tuesday, September 14, 2010 4:43pm]


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