Key Clinton supporter backs McCain

06/26/08 Mitch E. Perry
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Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton are meeting right now at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington D.C., along with some of Clinton’s biggest fundraisers.

It’s part of the reunifying of the Democratic Party – and in particular – the Obama and Clinton camps.

The St. Petersburg Times reported today that among those Clinton fundraisers that will meet with Obama tonight include Tampa’s Ana Cruz, one of the Clinton campaign’s biggest advocates in the region.

Cruz told the Times she is interested to hear what the Obama camp has to say, particularly about Florida. "Women don't really feel embraced yet and they need to come down here and stump together," Cruz said.

One Clinton supporter who will be protesting outside the Mayflower hotel is Bob Kunst, president of, who supported Clinton in over 200 cities over the past year. Kunst is one South Florida Jewish Democrat who now says he will support John McCain in November. His new website is

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