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• Voting day is here in the mid term elections. On this episode of Intersection, we talk turnout, early voting, and the races and issues that have been driving voters to the polls wit Democratic analyst Dick Batchelor and Republican analyst Michelle Ertel. Read More »
• The legendary Stevie Wonder warmed up the crowd of 11,000 thousand people in Kissimmee with a promise that he would come back to perform in Florida to if voters helped elect Hillary Clinton. More than 40 percent of registered voters in this key battleground state cast early ballots. Now, both presidential campaigns are ramping up their ground game efforts to get on-the-fence voters to the polls on Election Day. Read More »
• Gov. Rick Scott is promising a billion-dollar tax cut over the next two years. Scott campaigned for re-election Monday in Winter Park and Kissimmee. In Winter Park the governor was relaxed and surrounded by an energized crowd of supporters that included the incoming state Senate President Andy Gardiner of Central Florida. Talking to reporters afterward, the governor explained his rationale for the billion-dollar tax cut. “As people move to the state, as people have gotten jobs, as home prices have gone up our state revenues are growing. Our sales tax revenue is growing. Around the state our revenues are growing, and so now we’re just making good investments.” Scott also criticized his gubernatorial challenger Charlie Crist and President Barack Obama … Read More »