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Super Tuesday could decide GOP nominee

Ten states are holding their primaries and caucuses tonight for Super Tuesday and more than a third of the 1,144 delegates are at stake. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Cameron Taylor spoke with Alachua County Republican Party Chairman Stafford Jones about how this Super Tuesday is crucial for the GOP field. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/03/FP-Super-Tuesday.mp3|titles=FP …

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Romney charges forward as “Super Tuesday” approaches

Former Massachussetts Governor Mitt Romney picked up two more wins last night in Michigan and Arizona. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chip Skambis spoke with University of South Florida Political Science Professor Susan MacManus about what we can expect to see come Super Tuesday on March 6th. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/MacManusQA229ChipS.mp3]

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Poe takes Gainesville runoff, looks to the future

With almost 14% of Gainesville voters registering their vote in the At-Large 1 runoff race last night, Lauren Poe came out with a majority.  He says the voters had confidence in his past experience, and he will use that to carry him forward. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/02/Poe4.mp3] Poe received more than 56% of …

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Poe, Skop battle it out for District 1 seat

The match between Lauren Poe and Nathan Skop will end tonight. The commission runoff occurred because neither candidate received a majority vote in the city’s first election. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Alyssa Averette reports on the race. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/LocalRunoffWrap.mp3]

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A runoff election by the books

With Gainesville’s at-large seat 1 election tomorrow, campaigning has been at full force. WUFT-FM’s Lisa Greenberg says rules on the books are getting a closer look than ever. [audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/02/ElectionExpectationsWrap.mp3]

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