Make us your home page

The Buzz

From the staff of the Tampa Bay Times

Tough U.S. House races



Want evidence of the grim challenge facing Republicans across the country? Just turn on your TV, and you'll soon hear battle cries from the candidates vying to replace Katherine Harris in Congress, Democrat Christine Jennings and Republican Vern Buchanan.

Even more startling in a state where most congressional seats are drawn to ensure Republican control, the 13th Congressional District is one of three U.S. House seats in Florida that Democrats seem on the verge of winning. Florida is now a central front in the battle over whether Democrats win control of Congress. Story is here.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 12:52pm]


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours