Not Trying But Not Dying
Florida Democrats are disappointed that it looks like former Sen. Skip Campbell, the party's 2006 nominee for state attorney general, will drop out of his race ...
Florida Democrats are disappointed that it looks like former Sen. Skip Campbell, the party's 2006 nominee for state attorney general, will drop out of his race against Sen. Jeff Atwater, a Republican in line to serve as the next Senate president. They thought Campbell had a good shot, but his late departure may leave them without a strong candidate.
Campbell says he'll decide for sure by July 4, citing those familiar "personal reasons" for opting out. But he makes it clear to the Palm Beach Post that those reasons aren't super serious.
"I am not dying," said Campbell, an attorney who lives outside of District 25, which includes parts of northern Broward County and eastern Palm Beach County, but owns a townhouse within it.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
California May Raise Smoking Age to 211 day ago
Illinois Budget Crisis Means Lottery Winners Have to Wait for Payout1 day ago
Governor of Florida Declares Emergency Before Erika Hits1 day ago
University of Texas Will Move Jefferson Davis Statue1 day ago
Michigan Won't Allow Marijuana Treatment for Autism1 day ago
Pot Group Goes to High Court to Change Ohio's Legalization Ballot Language1 day ago
More from Politics
Didn't find what you were looking for? Search our archives, or subscribe to one of our e-newsletters, and we'll bring the news to you!