Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Bill Clinton stumps for Fla. Senate candidate Meek

Bill Clinton stumps for Fla. Senate candidate Meek; The Associated Press

Former President Bill Clinton is making three stops in Florida to campaign for U.S. Rep. Kendrick Meek, who's in a tight battle with billionaire Jeff Greene for the Democratic Senate nomination.

Clinton has already done five private fundraisers for Meek, whom he's known since he was the Arkansas governor and Meek was a Florida Highway Patrol trooper assigned to protect his state's lieutenant governor.

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Comment: Repealing the 17th Amendment would take the money and celebrities out of senatorial races.

Update: In another senatorial race, Pennsylvania Rep. Joe Sestek will get the glowing endorsement from New York City's Mayor Bloomberg.

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