LATEST SENATOR NELSON
A new poll of the likely 2018 U.S. Senate race finds Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson and likely challenger Gov. Rick Scott virtually tied.
The Florida Atlantic University poll, scheduled for release Tuesday, shows Nelson with 42 percent support compared to 40 percent for Scott.
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Sen. Bill Nelson stressed the need for bipartisanship at a luncheon at a Tampa Bay Minority Enterprise Development conference, where he talked about a bill he introduced with a Republican senator, Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME), to lower income tax rates of small businesses to that of larger corporations.
But bipartisanship, he said, was especially important in light of President’s Donald Trump’s recent tweets and statements after violence in Charlottesville.
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