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Tampa Bay's presidential money



South Florida is where the campaign money gushes most freely, so Tampa Bay - the biggest battleground region in America's biggest battleground state - often gets overlooked when it comes to giving and getting campaign donations. At the moment though, Hillary is narrowly leading Mitt as the biggest recipient of Tampa Bay money, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. Here's the full Tampa Bay breackdown:

Hillary Clinton(D) $83,150; Mitt Romney(R)  $77,250; Rudy Giuliani(R) $69,000; Barack Obama(D) $32,399; John McCain(R) $30,476; John Edwards(D) $23,100;Ron Paul (R) $7,400;Joe Biden(D) $7,150; Sam Brownback (R) $2,959;Bill Richardson(D) $2,250;Dennis Kucinich(D) $2,000; Duncan Hunter(R) $500; Chris Dodd(D) $250;Mike Gravel(D) $125; Mike Huckabee(R) $50.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 1:43pm]


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