Category Archives: Jeff Greene

He’s baaack! Jeff Greene: settling scores, playing pundit

Proving that he’s not done making mischief in Florida, Jeff Greene talks to Politico about the Florida Senate race, predicts a Rubio victory if Crist or Meek doesn’t drop out, and says the state Democratic Party tried to email pimp … Continue reading

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Jeff Greene v. World

When I spoke to former Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate Jeff Greene two days after he lost the election in Florida to Kendrick Meek, he told me he planned to sue the St. Pete Times/Miami Herald combo for $100 million, … Continue reading

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Remainders: SoFla turnout woes, Greene’s $100 million suit, and McCollum’s not endorsing

I spoke to Jeff Greene Thursday, to find out what he thinks went wrong with his campaign, which at times seemed to be gaining momentum in the Democratic primary, but ultimately got just a third of the vote. Greene said … Continue reading

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Meek headed to easy win, Scott-McCollum still counting

The Miami Herald has called the Democratic Senate primary for Kendrick Meek, who was blowing rival Jeff Greene out Tusday with 55 percent of the vote to Greene’s 33 percent, with 42 percent of precincts reporting. And if anything summed … Continue reading

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Florida 2010: More ‘this way-that way’ polling headed into Tuesday

Mason-Dixon has McCollum over Scott, 34-30 … the Times/Herald/Bay News 9 (by Ipsos) has Scott up by 10 over McCollum, 42-32 … Mason-Dixon says Kendrick Meek is up 40-26 over Jeff Greene … Time/Herald says no way, it’s Greene over … Continue reading

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Mason Dixon: Establishment candidates looking strong headed into Tuesday

If the latest Mason-Dixon poll is to be believed, the establishment candidates for U.S. Senate and Florida governor will survive their insurgents on Tuesday. The new poll (another small sample, of 500 likely voters) has Kendrick Meek up 42-30 over … Continue reading

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Team Meek calls Greene ‘Israel’ mailer ‘a new low’ **UPDATED: Jewish groups back Meek, condemn Greene ad**

The Kendrick Meek Senate campaign is condemning a provocative new mailer from primary rival Jeff Greene, which hits Meek for supposed insufficient support for Israel. Meek is known to be a hawkish Israel supporter in Congress, who sharply criticized President … Continue reading

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Jeff Greene, seriously

Is Jeff Greene a rich jerk? That seems to be the focus of most of the inquiries into the Democratic Senate candidate in the throes of the summer news cycle. In this interview, The Reid Report searches for substance in … Continue reading

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Team Meek: Don’t mess with mom

Brendan farrington sums up the state of play in the nastiest … Florida … Senate … race … ever: TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The level of political discourse in the Democratic Senate primary boils down to: Your celebrity friends are … Continue reading

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Quinnipiac latest: more good news for Sink, Crist (Meek still in the teens)

The latest Quinnipiac poll cleans up some of the confusion wrought by recent, contradictory, small-sample polls by Ipsos, Rasmussen and Mason-Dixon, depicting the governor’s and Senate races in Florida as a comfortable fit for the two leading moderates, Alex Sink … Continue reading

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