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National attention on Fla House special election victor

The big state House special election victory by Northwest Florida tea party leader Mike Hill, an African-American conservative, taking on some establishment favorites, is generating national attention. Former Panhandle congressman Joe Scarborough suggested Hill's victory may partly reflect fallout from the IRS's targetting of tea party groups.

[Last modified: Wednesday, May 15, 2013 10:50pm]


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