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You may not like the candidates for Florida governor, but don't expect alternatives



Steve Bousquet's weekly column:

Barring a big surprise, one of three people will be Florida's next governor: Bill McCollum, Paula Dockery or Alex Sink. I know, you're underwhelmed. You want more choices. But this is the field, so you need to study their backgrounds, philosophies and styles.

All three spoke at the annual Associated Press meeting in Tallahassee this week. And all three, Republicans McCollum and Dockery and Democrat Sink …

  • Agreed their No. 1 priority is creating jobs.
  • Gave offshore oil drilling a big thumbs down.
  • Displayed strengths and weaknesses.
Full column here.

[Last modified: Thursday, September 9, 2010 12:16pm]


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