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The Battle For The Democratic Party's Soul: A Retrospective
A look at how the much-hyped fight played out (with help from the HuffPost FDR zombie meter).
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Gubernatorial Nominees Discuss Running For Office While Black
In their first appearance together since winning their primaries, Stacey Abrams, Andrew Gillum and Ben Jealous spent 10 minutes talking about the racist attacks on them and their campaigns.
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Polls Show Narrow Lead For Andrew Gillum In Florida Governor Race
Early polls from SurveyUSA and Quinnipiac indicate Gillum is in a close contest against Republican Ron DeSantis.
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Ron DeSantis' Choice Of A Latina Running Mate Is A Pathetic Pandering Attempt
Apparently, the GOP needs someone to defend his racism and Trump-inspired policies -- in Spanish.
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Cynthia Nixon Casts Herself As Latest Democratic Insurgent In NY Governor Race
By Jonathan Allen, Reuters
The "Sex and the City" actress hopes to follow in the footsteps of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ayanna Pressley.
Andrew Gillum Picks Chris King As Running Mate In Florida Governor's Race
The Orlando businessman is now the Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor after losing in the state’s gubernatorial primary.
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He Could Be Florida's First Black Governor – Unless A Jim Crow-Era Law Stops Him
About 1.5 million people can't vote in Florida because of a felony conviction. A proposal on the ballot this fall could change that.
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How Democrats Can Make Race A Winning Issue
A problem and an opportunity.
Andrew Gillum Slams Neo-Nazi Robocalls In Florida As Attempt To 'Weaponize Race'
The Tallahassee mayor was targeted by the racist recordings days after becoming the state's first African-American nominee for governor.
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Neo-Nazi Robocalls Target Andrew Gillum In Florida Governor Race
The ugly call features a speaker who pretends to be the black candidate, using an exaggerated dialect, as drums and jungle sounds play in the background.
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Conan O’Brien Bashes Ron DeSantis With Donald Trump-Themed Gag
He used just 16 words to mock both men in one fell swoop.
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Democrats And Republicans In Florida's Governor's Race Got The Opponent They Wanted
The GOP wanted to face Andrew Gillum. Democrats wanted to run against Ron DeSantis. The Mar-a-Lago set helped make that happen ― so now what?
Fox News Says GOP Candidate Ron DeSantis’ 'Monkey' Remark Was 'Inappropriate'
DeSantis made the comment about his African-American opponent, Andrew Gillum.
Ron DeSantis Tells Florida Not To 'Monkey This Up' By Electing Andrew Gillum
The GOP candidate for governor also called Gillum "articulate."
Andrew Gillum May Become Florida's First Democratic Governor In 20 Years
Progressive candidate Andrew Gillum defied the pollsters to get a shot at becoming Florida’s first-ever black governor.
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Andrew Gillum Becomes First African-American Nominee For Florida Governor
The election for the top job in the third-largest state will be a referendum on President Donald Trump, who considers himself a part-time resident of Florida.
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'Dark Money,' Coal Plant Support, An FBI Probe – Progressives Love Gillum Anyway
Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum has won key endorsements in the Florida governor’s race, despite a record that often turns liberals off.
After Parkland, Florida Democrats Don’t Seem Afraid Of The NRA Anymore
In past years, attacking the gun group was not done by serious statewide candidates.
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