Category: Andrew Gillum

Florida’s U.S Senate and Governor’s Races Tight, Poll by Florida Atlantic University Finds

With two weeks left before Election Day, Republican Florida Gov. Rick Scott leads incumbent Democrat U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson by less than two points in Florida’s critical U.S. Senate race, while Democratic nominee Andrew Gillum maintains a narrow lead over Republican nominee Ron DeSantis in the battle to be the state’s next governor, according to the statewide survey by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative (FAU BEPI).

ELECTION 2018: Quinnipiac University Poll Released Tuesday Says Gillum Beating DeSantis 52-46

With big leads among women, black, Hispanic and independent voters, Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, the Democratic candidate for Florida governor, has 52 percent of likely voters to 46 percent for former U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, the Republican contender, according to a Quinnipiac University Poll released on Tuesday. 

Gillum Campaign Threatens Florida TV Stations With Legal Action Over DeSantis ‘Malicious,’ Defamatory’ Ad

Just weeks away from the midterms, the campaign of Andrew Gillum, the Democratic Party’s candidate for Florida governor, is fighting back against an attack ad from Republican opponent Ron DeSantis that it calls “false,” “malicious” and “defamatory.”

REP. RANDY FINE: Florida Gov. Candidate Andrew Gillum’s Running Mate, Chris King, Is An Anti-Semite

This commentary was authored by Randy Fine, State Representative for Florida’s 53rd District, which covers the southern portion of Brevard County. Fine is running for reelection against Democratic challenger Phil Moore in the General Election on Nov. 6. This commentary was reprinted with the author’s permission from the Oct. 3 Sun Sentinel.