Hank Aaron — baseball’s all-time, non-steroid-enhanced home run king — dashed off an urgent request Friday on behalf of his neighbor, U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-West Palm Beach.
Never mind that the 2014 election is more than a year and a half away and no credible opponent has emerged to challenge Frankel in her Democrat-tilted district. With the first quarter of 2013 ending on Sunday night, Frankel and a host of other candidates from both parties wanted to be able to report impressive contribution figures to establish credibility and give pause to potential rivals.
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