Florida Primaries: Split Decision for Wealthy Pols

Republican voters in Florida signaled a willingness Tuesday to cast a ballot for a super-wealthy political outsider, giving multi-millionaire healthcare executive Rick Scott the party's nomination for governor after a contentious and costly primary. Scott defeated the party's establishment candidate, Attorney General Bill McCollum, by a narrow margin after pumping more than $39 million of his own money into a barrage of television and radio ads, mailers, and robocalls. Additional millions from...Full Story
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