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Dean in Tampa to heal rift listen

05/21/08 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday

With Barack Obama coming to Tampa tomorrow at noon at the *St. Pete Times Forum, Hillary Clinton has decided to spend some quality time in the Sunshine State as well. Clinton will make three appearances in South Florida tomorrow.

Clinton appears in Boca Raton at 1 p.m., in Sunrise at 4 p.m. and at the University of Miami in Coral Gables at 8.

Meanwhile, approximately 50 Florida supporters of both candidates were in the same room last night in Tampa. They appeared at Mise En Place resta...

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Democrats take voter registration lead in Pinellas listen

05/02/08 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday
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In recent elections, the former GOP stronghold of Pinellas County has skewed more Democratic. And, at least as of today, they are now once again the dominant party there.

Pinellas County Democratic Executive Committee head Toni Molinaro said she had been speaking with the St. Pete Times all week on this development.

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Reporter discusses Pennsylvania primary listen

04/18/08 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday
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Last night on the Evening News, we spoke with Philadelphia Daily News reporter Will Bunch about Wednesday night’s Democratic Presidential Debate. Bunch blasted the moderators for the questions they asked of the candidates.

We mentioned that Bunch asked Barack Obama about high Bush Officials being accused of breaking laws, would he aggressively prosecute them? Here’s part of the Q&A that occurred at an editorial meeting at the Daily News earlier this week with Will Bunch and Barack...

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Democratic surrogates mix it up in Tampa listen

04/08/08 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday
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It’s two more weeks before Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton compete in another primary, but today in Tampa, surrogates for the candidates battled it out among fellow Democrats.

Frank Sanchez was named just last week as the National Latino Fundraiser for the Barack Obama campaign. Speaking at the Democratic Professionals Council luncheon, Sanchez was asked how long did he thought the campaign would continue.

Representing the Hillary Clinton campaign was Alan Clendenin, who is a pledged...

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