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Sharpton, Gillum rally the black vote
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Sharpton, Gillum rally the black vote

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In the final push to get voters to the polls , Florida’s gubernatorial nominees were out pressing as much flesh as possible in the final weekend before the midterm elections.

Republican Ron DeSantis rallied with Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi and Rudy Giuliani in Boca Raton, while his Democratic opponent, Andrew Gillum, attended the “Souls to the Polls” voter push in Miami-Dade County with MSNBC’s Rev. Al Sharpton.

Sharpton posted pictures of his day with Gillum in his efforts to rally the black voter base.

This gubernatorial race has been one of the most contentious in the country this election cycle, as the politics of race has been placed since day one.

National Democrats are hoping to elect Florida’s first black governor.

Gillum continues to push the narrative that DeSantis’ camp is filled with racists, while DeSantis and his surrogates assert that Gillum is playing the race card in the final weeks before election day.

The latest polls have Gillum up by a few points.

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The latest Quinnipiac poll has Gillum leading DeSantis by 7-points.

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Javier Manjarres is a nationally renowned award-winning South Florida-based political journalist owns Diverse New Media, Corp. which publishes Floridianpress.com, Judicialpost.com, shark-tank.com, and Hispolitica.com He enjoys traveling, playing soccer, mixed martial arts, weight-lifting, swimming and biking. He ran as a Republican in the 2018 congressional primary race in Florida's CD 22. Javier is also a political consultant, and has also authored "BROWN PEOPLE," which is a book about Hispanic Politics. Learn more at www.brownpeople.org Email him at [email protected]

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