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"JACKSONVILLE, July 26 /Christian Newswire/ -- Members of the Duval County Republican Committee expressed dismay today at word that Governor Jeb Bush is set to endorse liberal Senator Jim King. “I am a big supporter of Governor Bush. I have been with him in every one of his campaigns and think he’s the best Governor Florida has ever had. That said, I am horrified at his decision to endorse Senator King. King has rejected everything it means to be a Republican. From his votes to give college tuition to illegal aliens, support abortion on demand, or allow homosexuals to adopt children, he has left the Republican base behind. I would urge Governor Bush in the strongest possible terms to reconsider what he’s doing”, said Kay Reagan Durden, Executive Committee member, and Campaign Coordinator for Ronald Reagan in 1980 for Northeast Florida. Former State Senator Dan Jenkins, who represented Jacksonville in the Florida State Senate in the 1980’s, is endorsing Randall Terry, and calling for Senator King’s defeat..."

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