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Winner and loser of the week in Fla politics



dockery1.jpgkottkamp.jpgWinners of the week: Paula Dockery and Jeff Kottkamp. New census data on Florida population shifts suggestpinellas.jpg the state senator from Lakeland and the former lieutenant governor from Fort Myers should be sitting pretty as legislators carve out new congressional districts next year.

Loser of the week: Pinellas County. One of only two Florida counties that lost population over the past decade, Florida's ultimate bellwether county looks likely to lose at least one state House seat in redistricting.

[Last modified: Monday, March 21, 2011 11:18am]


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