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Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney attends a Super Tuesday Republican primary elections evening in Boston, Massaschusetts, March 6, 2012. Republican voters made their way to the polls in the Super Tuesday primary elections in 10 states and 437 delegates at stake. (Photo credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney Endorses Mack For Senate

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has weighed on the Republican campaign to face U.S. Senator Bill Nelson in November. Romney gave his endorsement to Representative Connie Mack, IV Wednesday afternoon.

CBS4–05/16/2012

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 02: Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL), followed by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), gives a thumbs up as he walks to vote on the debt limit bill on August 2, 2011 in Washington, DC. The Senate voted 74-26 to approve the bill to raise the debt ceiling, allowing the U.S. to avoid default on its debts. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Poll: Sen. Nelson Has Big Leads Over Republican Opponents

The latest polling numbers for Florida’s U.S. Senate race in November is giving incumbent Senator Bill Nelson some reason to breathe a little easier, at least in the short-term.

CBS4–04/19/2012

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Fla. Senators Divided On Buffett Rule

The “Buffett Rule,” which has split Florida’s U.S. Senate delegation, will likely come to a vote this week as Republicans and Democrats begin posturing for November’s general election.

CBS4–04/16/2012

(Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images) US Representative Connie Mack IV (R-Cape Coral)

Connie Mack Targets Keystone XL Pipeline

The Keystone XL pipeline has become a hot topic among politicos as gas price continue to rise. Despite the fact the pipeline won’t immediately impact gas prices, U.S. Representative Connie Mack started a petition drive Thursday to ask for the pipeline to be built.

CBS4–04/05/2012

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Sen. Nelson Targeting Tax Refund Scams

Tax refund scams are not new, but they’re costing Uncle Sam, and by default, you, as much as $10 billion a year and the current laws may not be strong enough to protect taxpayers from sophisticated tax thieves.

CBS4–03/20/2012

(Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images) US Representative Connie Mack IV (R-Cape Coral)

Mack Receives Key Republican Endorsements

Republican Representative Connie Mack IV picked up several key Republican endorsements Monday in his battle to unseat incumbent Senator Bill Nelson.

CBS4–02/13/2012

Mitt Romney In Lehigh, Florida (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: Romney Holds 10 Point Lead In Fla.

Mitt Romney is in full control of the Republican field in the upcoming Florida primary, according to a new poll from War Room Logistics.

CBS4–01/28/2012

(Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images) US Representative Connie Mack IV (R-Cape Coral)

Poll: Sen. Nelson Leads Mack By Just Three Points

If Senator Bill Nelson was expecting an easy road back to the Senate in 2012, it looks like he’s in for a lot more than he bargained for with Republican Connie Mack.

CBS4–01/28/2012

U. S. Senator Bill Nelson

Poll: Sen. Nelson Tied With Connie Mack

Incumbent U.S. Senator Bill Nelson was not expecting a serious challenge in 2012. But new poll results from Quinnipiac University show Nelson will have a tough haul to re-election this year.

CBS4–01/11/2012

U. S. Senator Bill Nelson

Nelson Trouncing GOP In Fundraising

The chances that a Republican can unseat Senator Bill Nelson in 2012 are shrinking every day. Nelson outraised every Republican challenger that has declared for the 2012 GOP primary.

CBS4–10/21/2011

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