Election 2018: Looking ahead to three key Nov. 6 races in Florida


With Tuesday’s primary  over, the midterm elections in Florida officially kick-off. Here is a look ahead to three key match-ups and potential factors:

  • U.S. Senate: The Bill Nelson-Rick Scott race will top the ballot and will be one of the most watched races in America. Polls show Scott leading. Get ready for an onslaught of ads starting about 10 minutes ago.
  • Governor: The Republicans elected their most conservative candidate and the Democrats their most progressive. Meanwhile, the biggest growth in Florida’s electorate has been in the middle, the NPA field.
  • U.S. House 18: Lauren Baer and incumbent Brian Mast will not only differ on issues, but in personal narratives as well.



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