Andrew Gillum to face Ron DeSantis in Florida governor race

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"That's what I'm focused on, not on what other people are doing", said Sinema.

That leaves Republicans with the option of appointing a "caretaker" to occupy the seat while they decide who best to field in two years' time. Sometimes Democrats have, too.

In less than 24 hours, the bigotry has already begun to jump out after Florida Democratic gubernatorial nominee Andrew Gillum secured the party nomination.

American Bridge, closely associated with the Democratic Party and heavily funded by NY billionaire George Soros, contends in a news release that the ad is part of a campaign aimed at painting DeSantis as someone focused on appeasing Trump, "not helping Florida families". "I want to thank him for ... viewing me as someone who can be a great leader for Florida".

Mr Gillum, a far-left Democrat seeking to become the state's first black governor, and Mr DeSantis, a Trump-endorsed Republican, are political opposites, both seeking to drum up voter turnout among their parties' most ardent supporters.

Levine, thought to have been the second most-popular candidate of the three for several weeks, finished a distant third with about 20 percent of the vote and lost his home county of Miami-Dade to Gillum by almost 10,000 votes.

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"Ron DeSantis was obviously talking about Florida not making the wrong decision to embrace the socialist policies that Andrew Gillum espouses", Communications Director Stephen Lawson told 10News in a statement.

In a state whose electoral votes went to Trump, the Republican nominee could use voters' support for the president to their advantage.

"The last thing we need to do is to "monkey this up" by trying to embrace a socialist agenda with huge tax increases and bankrupting the state", he said. McSally will face U.S. Rep. Krysten Sinema, D-Ariz., in the November election as they seek the seat of retiring U.S. Sen. She was a very talented fighter jet pilot and is now a highly respected member of Congress.

Trump backed McSally on Twitter early Wednesday morning. But his more moderate stance on immigration and his deciding vote previous year against Trump's efforts to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law turned off many GOP voters. Loves our Military and our Vets.

A replacement for the other senator from Arizona, the late John McCain, is to be named in the next few days by the southwestern state's Republican governor and will be up for election in 2020. Her opponent in the race will be Martha McSally, who supports "religious exemption" discrimination laws and opposes federal protections for transgender students, according to the LGBT Victory Fund. It has nearly an equal number of registered Democrats and Republicans.

Following her win Tuesday, President Trump praised McSally for her win and rejecting an endorsement from Senator Jeff Flake.

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