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Wed Nov 7, 2012, 02:45 PM

Alan Grayson Election Results: Former Congressman Reelected In Florida House Race

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Source: Huffington Post

Former Rep. Alan Grayson, a Democrat, won his House race in Florida on Tuesday night over his Republican challenger Todd Long. Grayson was first elected in 2008, but lost in the Tea Party wave of 2010.

He noted Tuesday night to HuffPost that his turnaround is the biggest on record in the history of House. No other candidate had lost by 18 points in one year, only to turn around and win the next cycle by 25 -- a 43-point swing.

Read more: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/11/07/alan-grayson-election-results_n_2085084.html



I thought I heard about this last night. Alan Grayson's large and in charge! Making Wolf Blitzer spazz out too.

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SirRevolutionary Nov 2012 OP
Erose999 Nov 2012 #1
Angry Dragon Nov 2012 #2
RKP5637 Nov 2012 #3
dmr Nov 2012 #4
Bill USA Nov 2012 #5
Alamuti Lotus Nov 2012 #6
grahamhgreen Nov 2012 #7
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Response to SirRevolutionary (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 02:48 PM

1. This is great news.

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Response to SirRevolutionary (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 02:49 PM

2. Grayson kicks ass

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Response to SirRevolutionary (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 02:50 PM

3. YEA!!!

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Response to SirRevolutionary (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 02:53 PM

4. CSpan is going to be a lot more fun to watch!

I am so happy!

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Response to SirRevolutionary (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 02:53 PM

5. Great news. Grayson is Great!! We need him in D.C.


recommended.

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Response to SirRevolutionary (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 02:54 PM

6. he is a good friend of this website, no?

 

if I am thinking of the same person, high congratulations are in order--quite a decent fellow, good to have him in that awful place.

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Response to SirRevolutionary (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 02:59 PM

7. Alan - give us a post, man!

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Response to SirRevolutionary (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 03:09 PM

8. Yes!

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Response to SirRevolutionary (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 03:21 PM

9. a great man. and a great win for progressives nt

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Response to SirRevolutionary (Original post)

Wed Nov 7, 2012, 03:33 PM

10. Locking - duplicate thread

of http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014293750 . Please continue discussion there. Thanks.

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