Category Archives: Kendrick Meek

Kendrick Meek makes his case (and Alex Sink’s) on Curry’s radio show

Miami Congressman Kendrick Meek called in to the Tuesday Talk radio show on WMBM, the station owned by Bishop Victor Curry, the NAACP Miami Dade president who last week blasted Alex Sink for skipping the organization’s pre-election political forum. But … Continue reading

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The Zogby 6, and lyin’ to the pollsters?

IMHO, the key takeaway from the Post on Politics write-up of the latest Zogby poll, which the Crist campaign is forwarding around because it puts Marco Rubio below 40 percent (at 39.6) and Crist within 6.3 points of him (at … Continue reading

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Herald/Times/Bay News 9 poll: Rubio 41, Crist 26, Meek 20 (plus, the sorta kinda brightish spots)

A new Miami Herald/SPTimes/Bay News 9 poll offers more of the same in the Florida Senate race: Rubio leads, though not with the high 40s he’s been pulling in other surveys of late, and Charlie Crist and Kendrick Meek are … Continue reading

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FLSen smackdown: Meek hits Crist, Crist hits Rubio, Rubio hits deck

Tuesday night was the moment Charlie Crist officially stopped going after Democratic votes, and started full-time going after Marco Rubio.

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FL Sen meltdown; ‘Cristian’ Democrats in the lion’s den, GOP plays race card

See, I told you so. Republicans are making hay out of “white Democrats” trying to “push Kendrick Meek out of the Senate race.” Right … on … cue. And for good measure, Sid Dinerstein, who I think marched with Dr. … Continue reading

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At TheGrio: Kendrick Meek’s terrible, horrible, very bad week **UPDATE**

For the Democratic candidate for the United States Senate from Florida, the phrase of the day is TGIF…

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Dear Democrats: Stop telling Kendrick Meek to drop out!

It’s been a rough couple of weeks for Congressman Kendrick Meek. Despite beating back a billionaire primary challenger, and carrying 528,000 voters with him toward November, the Democratic nominee finds himself the target of intensifying drop-out rumors, which have morphed … Continue reading

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Here we go … perception closing in on Team Meek **UPDATE

As I said earlier, campaigns are part psychology.  And right now, Charlie Crist is playing the psy-ops war better than Kendrick Meek. Three stories that will likely put a knot in the stomachs of Meek supporters…

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How effective was that Stephen Moore ‘Meek drop-out’ piece? Very

When you’re the official Democratic nominee for the United State Senate, who got more than 528,000 votes in a primary, while the guy poaching your base simply wrote a check to the Division of Elections, and you’re the one being … Continue reading

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Obama records radio spot for Meek

Kendrick Meek, still fighting rumors ginned up by a sketchy Wall Street Journal that he might cut a deal to drop out of the race, was thrown one hell of a lifeline today, in the form of a radio spot … Continue reading

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