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2 Democrats challenge Diaz-Balarts in Miami-Dade listen

07/09/08 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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A new poll in Miami-Dade shows two Democratic challengers making a serious run at GOP incumbents Lincoln and Mario Diaz-Balart.

The unpopularity of the Iraq war and President Bush, as well as scandals that saw some GOP congressmen go to jail, allowed Democrats to regain Congress in the 2006 elections.

Democrats think they can make even more inroads this November. In the Miami-Dade area, considerable resources have been expended to take on three longtime Republicans – Ilena Ros-Lehtin...

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