Friday, October 03, 2008

In Florida’s Economic Pain, Obama Gains Ground: Ny Times

Here's the NY Times take on Florida a month before the election.

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. — Jim Piccillo lost his job as a bank vice president in August, applied for food stamps to support his two young daughters and swore off a life of loyalty to the Republican Party. He now volunteers here in Pasco County for Senator Barack Obama of Illinois.

That's not the entire story, of course. The questions are many. The watchword is -- what else? -- Turnout!

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