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  • Clinton campaign in Ďpanic modeí over Florida black voters

    09/28/2016 2:46:35 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 20 replies
    The Politico ^ | September 28, 2016 | Marc Caputo and Daniel Ducassi
    MIAMI ó To kill Donald Trump's chances of capturing the White House, Hillary Clinton needs to win Florida. And to do that, she needs a big minority turnout. But Democrats are beginning to worry that too many African-American voters are uninspired by Clintonís candidacy, leading her campaign to hit the panic button this week and launch an all-out blitz to juice-up voter enthusiasm. Bill Clinton, once nicknamed the ďfirst black president,Ē embarks on a North Florida bus tour Friday in an attempt to draw African-American crowds. At the same time, Clinton herself will host events in Broward and St. Lucie...
  • Republicans make more gains in Florida Absentee Ballots

    09/28/2016 10:07:23 AM PDT · by SpeedyInTexas · 19 replies
    Another day, another gain of 10,000 votes. Florida Absentee Ballot Requests as of 9/28/2016 REP - 978k, DEM - 838k, Other - 54k, Independents - 374k That is a lead of 140k, which is a gain of 10k from the previous day. No update on Hillsborough county (battleground/swing county).
  • Concealed-Carrying Walmart Employee Turns Tables on Armed Robber

    09/28/2016 10:07:50 AM PDT · by grundle · 64 replies
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | September 27, 2016 | Stephen Gutowski
    An employee at a Florida Walmart store defended himself by shooting an armed robber on Wednesday. Ervin Jones was sitting in his car waiting for his shift to begin at the Sunrise, Florida store around 3:30 a.m. when a man approached him. The man, identified by police as 28-year-old Terrence G. Pearson, then showed Jones a gun and demanded money. Jones responded by opening fire on the armed robber, killing him. ďThe boy came up to him,Ē an anonymous co-worker told WSVN. ďHe showed him, he said, ĎYou know what this is, right? Give me everything,í so he just opened...
  • 1st Case Of Locally-Acquired Dengue Reported In Miami-Dade County

    09/28/2016 9:39:02 AM PDT · by rrstar96 · 11 replies ^ | September 28, 2016 | Giovanna Maselli
    MIAMI (CBSMiami) ó Florida health officials have confirmed the first case of locally acquired Dengue fever in Miami-Dade County. The infection is primarily spread through bites of infected mosquitoes. The person infected with the virus has already received medical treatment and is expected to make a full recovery. Health officials are investigating close contacts around the person to make sure more people are not infected. Miami-Dade Mosquito Control says they are conducting aggressive mosquito control efforts in the area of concern. Dengue fever can present itself as a flu-like illness with muscle aches, pain, fever and sometimes a rash. The...
  • Post Debate Surge:Florida Rally, Thousands Turned Away

    09/28/2016 12:20:51 AM PDT · by Trump_vs_Evil_Witch · 23 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 9-27-2016 | Jen Lawrence & Justin Stockman
    In his first public appearance after the Presidential debate at Hofstra University on Monday, Donald Trump was welcomed by tens of thousands of enthusiastic supporters to a Florida airplane hanger. Trumpís supporters waited in long lines in the rain and lightning for hours to cheer on Trump. Even after the hanger had filled up, it took more than six minutes to video the whole line.
  • Black voters critical to Hillary Clinton's chances in Florida

    09/27/2016 3:59:03 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 6 replies
    The Sun Sentinel ^ | September 27, 2016 | Anthony Man
    Geneva Reed-Veal, whose daughter Sandra Bland died in police custody in Texas; Sybrina Fulton, whose son Trayvon Martin was killed by a neighborhood watch volunteer in Sanford in 2012; and Gwen Carr, whose son Eric Garner died after New York City police used a banned chokehold on him, are part of Mothers of the Movement, women whose children were by guns or at the hands of police. They campaigned for Hillary Clinton in Pompano Beach on Sept. 26, 2016. The outcome of the presidential race in Florida could hinge on how many black voters, who turned out heavily for Barack...
  • New UPI Voter Polls: Trump Up in VA, FL, IA, OH, NC and PA

    09/27/2016 2:59:06 PM PDT · by nhwingut · 122 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 09/27/2016 | Jim Hoft
    Donald Trump now leads in polling in swing states Virginia, Florida and Iowa. All of the Iowa polls the last few weeks have shown Trump with a significant lead in the Hawkeye state. Trump is also up in Ohio, North Carolina and Pennsylvania.
  • Over 10,000 Await Donald Trump Arrival for Rally in Melbourne Florida Airport

    09/27/2016 2:35:33 PM PDT · by nhwingut · 36 replies
    Conservative Treehouse ^ | 09/27/2016 | Sundance
    Candidate Donald Trump is holding a campaign rally today in Melbourne Florida, at the Orlando Melbourne International Airportís AeroMod Hangar. The rally is scheduled for 7:00pm EDT however, some rally activity may begin earlier.
  • Trump visiting Florida, Wisconsin, New Hampshire, Michigan

    09/27/2016 1:39:53 PM PDT · by Jeff Chandler · 62 replies
    Why? Are Wisconsin, New Hampshire and Michigan in play?
  • LIVE Thread: Trump rally 9/27/2016 Melbourne, FL at the Orlando AeroMod Hangar at 7pm.

    09/27/2016 1:54:06 AM PDT · by nikos1121 · 797 replies
    Tuesday, September 27, 2016: Live stream coverage of the Donald J. Trump for President rally in Melbourne, FL at the Orlando Melbourne International Airportís AeroMod Hangar. Live coverage begins at 7:00 PM ET. Watch the LIVE stream and FULL replay of the event below:
  • [March 2016] 9 Investigates: Florida felons losing restoration rights

    09/27/2016 12:51:46 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 7 replies
    WFTV-TV ^ | March 30, 2016
    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Almost 2 million Floridians canít vote, and state leaders are in no rush to change that. When a person is convicted of a felony, they lose many of their civil rights, including the right to vote. After serving their time, they can apply to have their rights restored, but Florida has all but eliminated the restoration of rights since Gov. Rick Scott took office. 9 Investigates compared Scott's record to that of former Gov. Jeb Bush during the first four years he was in office, as well as to the four years that former Gov. Charlie Crist...
  • After debate, Trump heads to Miami for Hispanic town hall

    09/26/2016 4:47:46 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 5 replies
    The MIami Herald ^ | September 26, 2016 | Patricia Mazzei
    Donald Trumpís first order of business after Monday nightís big debate? Meeting with Miami Hispanics. For real this time. His campaign has asked about 150 South Florida Latinos to a town hall-style meeting 2 p.m. Tuesday at Miami Dade Collegeís Koubek Center, several people invited told the Miami Herald. It will be Trumpís first public event following his first debate against Hillary Clinton. He first plans to hit a $25,000-a-head fundraiser in Miami. Trumpís campaign twice scheduled small-scale meetings with Miami Hispanics over the summer, but both times the events had to be scrapped. A July 8 luncheon at Versailles...
  • Cape woman NOT assaulted by man wearing Donald Trump mask

    09/26/2016 10:30:35 AM PDT · by Voluntaryist · 10 replies
    Fox4now ^ | 9/26/2016 | Kelli Dame
    New information from the Cape Coral Police Department indicated that an overnight stabbing was self-inflicted. Earlier reports claimed an unknown person stabbed the woman while wearing a Donald Trump-style Halloween mask. Further investigation revealed the woman's injures were self-inflicted. The victim has been admitted for care under the provisions of the Baker Act. Investigators are no longer looking for a suspect in this case and there is no danger to the public at large.
  • Democrat hits new low; demands GOP double amputee war hero opponent ďstand behind your own ads.Ē

    09/26/2016 9:13:54 AM PDT · by Oldpuppymax · 3 replies
    The Coach's Team ^ | 9/26/16 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    Randy Perkins is a typical Democrat. He will say anything, insult anyone and mock anyone, even a double amputee war hero if he thinks it will get him elected. Brian Mast is his Republican opponent in the race to fill the 18th CD seat in Florida being vacated by another Democrat who is running for higher office. Like all Democrats in politics, Perkins doesnít do patriotism well. Reverence for America and the heroes that keep our nation safe is just not in their DNA. Perkinsí insult and lower than low remark came during a candidateís debate that the Democrat apparently...

    09/25/2016 6:06:23 PM PDT · by BlackFemaleArmyCaptain · 54 replies
    Downtrend ^ | SEPTEMBER 25, 2016 | MARKEECE YOUNG
    In Sarasota Florida, ďBarnicle Billís SeafoodĒ owner William Davis, changed the restaurantís marquee now reading, ďNRA member, concealed carry OK, I am a deplorable, vote Trump.Ē Naturally, Democrats were outraged and decided to plan a protest. Trump supporters heard the protest was happening and set up a counter protest and it wasnít even close. Hundreds of Trump supporters showed up to show support for the restaurant owner while just a few Hillary supporters attended their planned protest. The media covered this quite well and there wasnít any spin. Embarrassing moment for Florida Democrats.
  • WOW! Trump Breaks Early Voting Record In Florida: National Landslide Looms

    09/25/2016 10:45:29 AM PDT · by TigerClaws · 82 replies
    In 2016, that domination has been reversed, as Donald Trump is now poised to carry the critical battleground state. Check out the numbers below, and remember, Trump also dominates the share of Independent votes as well, meaning he likely already has a 200,00+ vote lead over Hillary in Florida. If these trends hold, Donald Trump and his millions of supporters will be very pleased come Election Day. Read more at
  • Florida's Republicans Votes From 4 Thousand in 1900 to 4.2 Million in 2012

    09/24/2016 1:33:00 PM PDT · by autopica · 4 replies ^ | 09/22/2016 | The Autopica Team
    Florida Number of Popular Votes for the Republican Candidate in the United States Presidential Election from 1900 to 2012 ūüźĒ 2012: 4163447 Republican Party Candidate: Mr. Mitt Romney In office: Mr. Barack Hussein Obama (2009¬Ė2016) on behalf of the Democratic Party (Start: January 20, 2009 - End: January 20, 2017) ūüźā 2008: 4045624 Republican Party Candidate: Mr. John McCain In office: Mr. George Walker Bush (2001¬Ė2009) on behalf of the Republican Party (Start: January 20, 2001 - End: January 20, 2009) ūüźÜ 2004: 3964522 Republican Party Candidate: Mr. George W. Bush In office: Mr. George Walker Bush (2001¬Ė2009) on...
  • Florida Ballot Requests, 9/24/16

    09/24/2016 1:32:41 PM PDT · by SpeedyInTexas · 9 replies
    Florida Division of Elections ^ | 9/24/16 | Florida Division of Elections
    Florida Vote by Mail requests as of 9/24/16
  • BREAKING: Trump the FIRST Republican EVER to win early votes in FL!

    09/23/2016 3:21:25 PM PDT · by BlackFemaleArmyCaptain · 118 replies
    Twitter ^ | 9/23/2016
    BREAKING: Trump the FIRST Republican EVER to win early votes in FL!
  • Florida Absentee Ballot Requests as of 9/22: GOP-790,801; DEM-684,326; Others-357,000

    09/22/2016 1:26:58 PM PDT · by Ravi · 22 replies
    Florida SOS ^ | 9/22/16 | me
    1.8 million Floridians have already requested absentee ballots. I'm assuming turnout will be around 9 to 9.5 million voters. This is already about 20% of final turnout. With this in mind, Republicans thus far lead with requests. We don't how they will vote but we can make some assumptions. These are hardened voters. Make your own judgments based on that. Still waiting for a few more counties to report.
  • Suffolk University Poll Shows a Statistical Tie in Florida (Trump up 45%-44%)

    Republican Donald Trump has a razor-thin 1-point lead over Hillary Clinton in Floridaóa statistical tie and a reversal from last monthóaccording to a new Suffolk University poll of likely general-election voters in a state some consider the tipping point for the 2016 presidential election. Trump (45 percent) led Clinton (44 percent) with Libertarian Gary Johnson at 3 percent, the Green Partyís Jill Stein at 1 percent, and 7 percent undecided. Six candidates for president are listed on the Florida ballot, including Darrell Castle of the Constitution Party and Roque De La Fuente of the Reform Party, neither of whom received...
  • Clinton asks why she isnít beating Trump by 50 points

    09/21/2016 4:40:27 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 60 replies
    The Washington Post's PostPolitics ^ | September 21, 2016 | John Wagner
    ORLANDO ó Hillary Clinton gave voice Wednesday to a question on the minds of many of her fiercest advocates in her race against the controversy-prone Donald Trump: Why isnít she way, way ahead? The Democratic nominee raised the issue here during an address via video conference to a gathering in Las Vegas of the Labor International Union of North America. The former secretary of state ticked off her pro-union positions, including investing in infrastructure, raising the minimum wage and supporting collective bargaining. ďHaving said all this, ĎWhy arenít I 50 points ahead?í you might ask?Ē Clinton said. ďWell, the choice...
  • 2016 FLORIDA PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION - Current Projection: Trump +0.1

    09/21/2016 12:37:30 PM PDT · by xzins · 26 replies
    Election Projection ^ | 21 Sep 16 | EP
    Who will win Florida's 29 EVs? Current Projection: Trump +0.1, Weak GOP Gain Updated September 21, 2016 Race Overview Updated September 12, 2016 - The Sunshine State is painted pink today after a pair of polls pushed the aggregate average just barely into Trump territory. Five polls have been released in September, and they all show a very competitive race here. Trump's advantage is thanks to a JMC Analytics poll giving him a 4-point edge. The other four polls all show the margin at 1 or 2 points or tied. As always, the drama will be thick in Florida on...
  • Florida Voter Registration Statistics (9/19/16 vs 10/1/12 vs 10/1/08 vs 10/1/04

    09/20/2016 12:32:31 PM PDT · by Ravi · 18 replies
    9/19/16 Florida registered voters: D-4,744,790; R-4,469,148; I-3,302,288 10/1/12 Florida registered voters: D-4,814,412; R-4,261,823; I-2,930,000 10/1/08 Florida registered voters: D-4,791,642; R-4,100,209; I-2,496,000 10/1/04 Florida registered voters: D-4,291,769; R-3,917,788; I-2,175,000
  • Florida Crowd Laughs At Charlie Crist Claim Hillary Clinton Is ĎHonestí

    09/20/2016 6:26:25 AM PDT · by maggief · 35 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | September 19, 2016 | Caroline May
    A Florida audience offered Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist (D) an uncomfortable reminder of what many Americans think of the Hillary Clinton ó namely, that to call Democratic nominee for president ďhonestĒ is laughable. Crist, who is challenging Rep. David Jolly (R-Fla.) for Floridaís 13th Congressional District seat, debated the incumbent Monday night. During the debate, Crist elicited laughter when he praised Clinton and specifically called her ďhonest.Ē

    09/20/2016 5:31:50 AM PDT · by · 83 replies
    truth feed ^ | September 19, 201 | Amy Moreno 6 Thereís no doubt about itÖÖ Florida LOVES Donald Trump! Öand Trump loves Florida Ė it's his second home. So, it was no surprise that within hours of announcing his Fort Myers event at the Germain Arena, tickets for the 8k venue were sold out in a flash. Scalpers were selling tickets to the event for $100-$400 dollars a pop!
  • FULL FORCE: Newt Gingrich tears it up in Estero, Florida for Donald Trump rally

    09/19/2016 4:30:37 PM PDT · by GilGil · 27 replies
    ABC ^ | 9/19/2016 | Newt Gingrich
    FULL FORCE: Newt Gingrich tears it up in Estero, Florida for Donald Trump rally
  • Punches Fly Over Man's Announcement That He Wants to Be a Cop

    09/19/2016 9:54:50 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 7 replies
    Daily Commercial ^ | Friday, September 16, 2016 | Millard K. Ives
    A suspect was arrested for attacking another man after the victim said he told him he wanted to become a police officer. According to an arrest affidavit, the victim told Lady Lake police he was at the Chula Vista Recreation Center in The Villages when the suspect, later identified as Joshua J. Duffy-Sedicino, asked him for a cigarette. When he gave him the cigarette, Sedicino then reportedly asked the man if his wife was still an Ocala police officer. The victim said yes and then told him he also was going to the police academy. The victim added Sedicino yelled...
  • Trump Now Winning in IA, NM, FL, CO, NV Ė 5 States Obama Won Twice

    09/18/2016 9:58:05 PM PDT · by Helicondelta · 78 replies ^ | Sep 18th, 2016
    Donald Trump now leads Hillary Clinton in several states won by Barack Obama including: Iowa, Florida, New Mexico, Colorado, Nevada and is tied with Hillary Clinton in Michigan. Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway cheered the development in a series of tweets.
  • Armed trio arrested in Miami Beach walks out of jail: 2 face weapons charges, 1 faces drug charges

    09/19/2016 7:52:16 AM PDT · by Perseverando · 15 replies
    Local 10 News ^ | September 17, 2016 | Andrea Torres
    MIAMI BEACH, Fla. - The trouble in Miami Beach started when Artur Shaback, 28, walked out to the balcony with a rifle in hand, according to police. His friend Ivan Suhharev, 28, was taking pictures of him on Friday, police said. Both have pictures with rifles on social media. More Miami-Dade County Headlines Miami Beach police detain 4 after rifle, ammo found After several witnesses reported seeing masked men armed with a rifle, authorities surrounded the Del Rio apartments, 1100 Collins Ave. Federal agents were at the scene. After getting the reports and setting up a perimeter, police caught Schaback,...
  • September 19, 2016: Live:Donald J. Trump rally in Fort Myers, FL at Germain Arena.3:00 PM ET.

    09/19/2016 3:00:32 AM PDT · by nikos1121 · 544 replies
    Monday, September 19, 2016: Live streaming coverage of the Donald J. Trump for President rally in Fort Myers, FL at Germain Arena. Live coverage begins at 3:00 PM ET. Population 65,724 (2065 people per square mile) Watch the LIVE stream and FULL replay of the event below: Fort Myers, FL at Germain Arena
  • Deputies: Naked man breaks in home, bites resident, then dies

    09/18/2016 10:09:14 AM PDT · by Gamecock · 38 replies
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | 9/17/2016 | Caitlin Doornbus
    An Ocala man died Saturday after allegedly breaking into a home while he was naked and biting a woman. James Raines, 40, is accused of breaking into a home in the 2900 block of Northeast 45th St. in Ocala while nude about 4:26 a.m., according to the Marion County Sheriff's Office. He then allegedly attacked two women and a man inside the home. "[The victims] stated that Raines was out of control," the MCSO wrote in a news release. "They also believed Raines was under the influence of drugs or alcohol." Raines allegedly bit one person during the attack. Deputies...
  • Preparations for Estero Trump rally begin after law enforcement gala (Florida)

    09/17/2016 5:44:18 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 2 replies
    WBBH-TV ^ | September 17, 2016 | Trent Kelly
    ESTERO - Hundreds of law enforcement officers from all across Lee County are gathering at Germain Arena in Estero. It's all part of this year's "Law and Order" Ball, which is the first time the annual gala honoring law enforcement is being held in the 7,000-seat arena. But that's not the only big event coming to Germain this week as preparations for Monday's Donald Trump rally are set to get underway in just a matter of hours. "It's pretty cool having somebody that could be the potential next president of the United States coming so close," said Estero resident Michael...
  • Free Donald Trump Rally tickets being sold online at steep price (Florida)

    09/17/2016 2:59:11 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 15 replies
    WFTX-TV ^ | September 16, 2016 | Stephanie Tinoco
    LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump will be filling Germain Arena with the dynamic energy he's known for on Monday night. Free tickets are still available online, but people are using Facebook, Craigslist, and Ebay to sell those tickets for what they claim is a sold out event. Four In Your Corner found tickets ranging from $50-$200 even though the website is still accepting submissions for free tickets. Ralph Santillo, the founder of the Veterans Foundation in Cape Coral says people have been calling his organization inquiring about getting tickets once Trump announced he would be in...
  • Donald Trump Visits Little Haiti Miami Neighborhood Ė First Presidential Candidate in History

    09/17/2016 9:22:53 AM PDT · by bobsunshine · 12 replies
    The Conservative Treehouse | September 17, 2016 | Sundance
    Yesterday afternoon candidate Donald Trump became the first presidential candidate to ever visit ďLittle HaitiĒ, a Miami neighborhood. During the visit candidate Trump delivered some prepared remarks, however most of the time was listening to concerns from the audience: Miami Herald [Ö] The remarks earned Trump applause from attendees, several of whom said they went because they were curious and wanted to hear what Trump had to say. Most of their remarks to the candidate focused on their personal disappointment over the lack of progress in Haiti despite the involvement of Bill and Hillary Clinton. ďThe fact that he came...

    09/16/2016 10:04:46 PM PDT · by Helicondelta · 33 replies ^ | Sep 16th, 2016
    At his rally on Miami on Friday, Donald Trump took the stage to ďDo You Hear the People SingĒ from the Broadway hit ďLes Miserables.Ē The Daily Mail reported: Donald Trump unveiled a new visual campaign theme in Miami on Friday Ė a mashup of the Broadway musical ĎLes Misťrablesí and an epithet Hillary Clinton leveled at his supporters one week ago. He took the stage, introduced by former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, as the ĎLes Misí anthem ĎDo You Hear the People Singí blasted through loudspeakers. The video screen behind the podium flashed to an artistic rendering...
  • Florida Uber driver says he recorded confrontation over Trump sticker

    09/16/2016 7:52:41 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 26 replies ^ | Sept 9, 2016
    GAINESVILLE, Fla. - A confrontation over a Donald Trump bumper sticker was caught on camera by a man who says he is an Uber driver in Gainesville. The Uber driver, Kyle Green who has been a driver for about a year, picked up the rider around midnight. He said the rider became upset when she saw that he had a bumper sticker supporting Donald Trump. The passenger he said kept harassing him about the sticker.
  • 'LES DEPLORABLES!' Trump floors cheering Miami crowd as he enters to Broadway anthem (short title)

    09/16/2016 7:02:12 PM PDT · by bobsunshine · 149 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | September 16, 2016 | David Martosko
    Donald Trump unveiled a new visual campaign theme in Miami on Friday Ė a mashup of the Broadway musical 'Les Misťrables' and an epithet Hillary Clinton leveled at his supporters one week ago. He took the stage, introduced by former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, as the 'Les Mis' anthem 'Do You Hear the People Sing' blasted through loudspeakers. The video screen behind the podium flashed to an artistic rendering of 'Les Deplorables' Ė pilfered from Reddit Ė complete with USA and 'Trump' flags replacing the French colors, and a bald eagle soaring over the revolutionary scene. 'Welcome to...
  • Democratic Rep. Accused Of Charity Fraud Seeks Donations For Legal Defense

    09/16/2016 9:31:43 PM PDT · by Libloather · 12 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 9/16/16 | Blake Neff
    Democratic Rep. Corrine Brown, who is currently facing felony charges for fraud, is trying to solicit donations online to fund her legal defense. Brown, who currently represents Floridaís 5th congressional district, was indicted in July on more than 20 counts of fraud. According to federal prosecutors, Brown and a collaborator presented the non-profit One Door for Education as a scholarship fund, but instead used its finances as a personal slush fund. Brown supposedly used the money to pay off back taxes and fund public events honoring herself. Despite raising $800,000, One Door awarded only a single $1,000 scholarship.
  • Reuters Poll: Trump Likely to Win Florida

    09/16/2016 8:26:44 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 30 replies
    NewsMax ^ | September 16, 2016
    An election analysis conducted in the Reuters/Ipsos States of the Nation project shows that the race has tightened considerably over the past few weeks, with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump projected to win Florida, an essential battleground state, if the election were held today. The project, which is based on a weekly tracking poll of more than 15,000 Americans, shows that the 2016 presidential race could end in a photo finish on Nov. 8, with the major-party candidates running nearly even in the Electoral College, the body that ultimately selects the president. The States of the Nation project, which delivers...
  • ĎLes Deplorablesí: Trump Took the Stage in Miami in the Most Over-the-Top Way Possible

    09/16/2016 4:28:26 PM PDT · by jeannineinsd · 66 replies
    Mediaite ^ | 9/16/16 | Josh Feldman
    Remember Donald TrumpĎs ridiculously over-the-top WWE-style entrance on night one of the RNC? Well, he outdid himself tonight. He took the stage in Miami while ďDo You Hear the People Sing?Ē from Les Miserables played and a giant mock-up image reading ďLes DeplorablesĒ was shown behind him. No, seriously:
  • Trump walks onstage to theme of 'Les Miserables,' greets 'deplorables' at his Miami rally

    09/16/2016 4:34:05 PM PDT · by maggief · 63 replies
    Business Insider ^ | September 16, 2016 | Oliver Darcy
    Donald Trump continued Friday night to highlight Hillary Clintonís "basket of deplorables" remark ó this time in quite a creative manner. The Republican presidential nominee walked onstage to the theme song of the popular musical "Les Misťrables" at a Miami rally, sending the crowd into a frenzy. "Welcome to all you deplorables!" Trump told the audience, prompting a roaring applause.
  • Trump Visits Little Haiti In Florida - Reporters Flee The Scene When The Clintons Get Exposed!

    09/16/2016 3:19:13 PM PDT · by Pollard · 56 replies
    I haven't watched the whole thing. Part of his Miami visit I guess. Haitians say they want the Clintons investigated for what they've done for the last 25 years down in Haiti
  • Trumpís strength in Florida shows in working-class Pasco County

    09/16/2016 3:42:25 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 7 replies
    The MIami Herald ^ | September 16, 2016 | Adam C. Smith, Tampa Bay Times
    HOLIDAY, Fla. ó Donald Trumpís prospects for winning the White House will probably rise or fall among the strip malls and 1,000-square-foot ranch homes of southwest Pasco County. In this working-class suburb of Tampa Bay, finding people enthusiastically supporting Hillary Clinton is tough. Finding people enthusiastically supporting Trump is less difficult. Finding people fed up with the status quo is a piece of cake. ďItís not that I like Trump that much, itís that I dislike Hillary so much. I donít think [Barack] Obama did anything for us, and I see it continuing with Hillary. At least with Trump, thereís...
  • LIVE:Trump 9/16/2016 Washington, DC @ 10am Trump Hotel and Miami, FL @ 6pm James L. Knight Center ET

    09/16/2016 2:52:53 AM PDT · by nikos1121 · 749 replies
    Friday, September 16, 2016: Live streaming coverage of Donald Trumpís remarks at Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. Live coverage begins at 10:00 AM ET. 2017 Inauguration Watch the LIVE stream and FULL replay of the event below: Trump Hotel in Old Post Office Friday, September 16, 2016: Live streaming coverage of the Donald J. Trump for President rally in Miami, FL at the James L. Knight Center. Live coverage begins at 6:00 PM ET. Watch the LIVE stream and FULL replay of the event below: The Beautiful James L. Knight Center
  • Trump heads to Miami with Florida campaign looking up

    09/15/2016 9:27:31 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 3 replies
    Miami Herald ^ | September 15, 2016 | Patricia Mazzei
    Donald Trump is coming to a different Florida on Friday ó a Florida where heís on the upswing. Last time he visited the southeastern end of the state, for a Sunrise rally a little more than a month ago, Hillary Clinton continued to edge him in Florida polling averages. Heíd suffered a spate of bad press over his campaignís criticism of the Gold Star Khan family. He falsely accused President Barack Obama of ďfoundingĒ ISIS. When he returns Friday, to hold a rally at downtown Miamiís James L. Knight Center, Trump will be fresh off a batch of new polls...
  • Surge: Trump leads by 5 in Ohio, 3 in Florida . . . in CNN poll

    Make the polls great again Weíve said all along that a Trump surge in national polling is absolutely meaningful, not because the race is decided on a national basis - it obviously is not - but because a real national surge will inevitably be reflected in state-by-state polling. And perhaps the most delicious news of this or any day is that the best news for Trump in quite some time comes from Hillaryís committed sycophants at CNN, of all places: Among likely voters in Ohio, Trump stands at 46% to Clintonís 41%, with 8% behind Libertarian Gary Johnson and 2%...
  • CNN/ORC polls: Trump's National Gains Extend To Florida, Ohio

    09/15/2016 2:49:53 AM PDT · by Helicondelta · 38 replies
    CNN ^ | 14 September 2016
    Among likely voters in Ohio, Trump stands at 46% to Clinton's 41%, with 8% behind Libertarian Gary Johnson and 2% behind Green Party nominee Jill Stein. In Florida, likely voters split 47% for Trump to 44% for Clinton, within the poll's 3.5 percentage point margin of error, and with 6% behind Johnson and 1% backing Stein. ... Trump does hold an edge among whites with college degrees in both states; he's up 9 points among that group in Ohio and 8 points in Florida. Both candidates have the support of roughly 9 in 10 of their own partisans in each...
  • Trump builds leads in Florida, Ohio in new poll

    09/14/2016 3:07:44 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 20 replies
    The Week ^ | September 14, 2016 | Kimberly Alters
    A new CNN/ORC poll released Wednesday shows Donald Trump opening leads over Hillary Clinton in the key battleground states of Florida and Ohio. Clinton enjoyed a significant post-convention bump earlier in the summer, leading Trump in Florida by 7 points in one July poll, but this latest survey shows Trump ahead among likely voters in the Sunshine State, 47 percent to 44 percent. In Ohio, Clinton led Trump by 4 points in a poll last month, but now she lags behind with just 41 percent to his 46 percent support. Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson, meanwhile, pulls 6 percent in Florida...
  • CNN/ORC polls: Trump's national gains extend to Florida, Ohio

    09/14/2016 1:31:20 PM PDT · by nhwingut · 23 replies
    CNN ^ | 09/14/2016 | Jennifer Agiesta
    Washington (CNN)With eight weeks to go before Election Day, Donald Trump holds a narrow lead over Hillary Clinton in Ohio and the two are locked in a near-even contest in Florida, according to new CNN/ORC polls in the two critical battleground states. Among likely voters in Ohio, Trump stands at 46% to Clinton's 41%, with 8% behind Libertarian Gary Johnson and 2% behind Green Party nominee Jill Stein. In Florida, likely voters split 47% for Trump to 44% for Clinton, within the poll's 3.5 percentage point margin of error, and with 6% behind Johnson and 1% backing Stein.