The poll shows 73 percent of likely Florida Republican primary voters backing Scott.
On Thursday, at a media event, protesters called on Democrat David Shapiro who is running for his party’s nomination to challenge U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., to call his stocks in Halliburton Corporation which was found negligent in the Gulf oil spill, something Buchanan’s campaign team was happy to weigh in on.
Gravis released a poll of likely primary voters which shows around a third of Florida Republicans remain undecided.
In Jacksonville, state Sen. Audrey Gibson, D-Jacksonville, and state Rep. Tracy Davis, D-Jacksonville, protested about the matter outside Jacksonville City Hall.
The poll of 723 likely voters in Florida was taken from August 21-August 22 and had a margin of error of +/- 3.7 percent.
Almost two-fifths of those surveyed--38 percent--have already voted and they have given DeSantis the early lead with the congressman taking 60 percent of these voters while Putnam reels in 33 percent of them.
At an event in Orlando, Bill Herrle, the NFIB’s executive director in Florida, pointed to Patronis’ experience in the private sector as a reason his group was backing him for a full term.
With some polls showing U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., no larger in charge of the GOP gubernatorial primary in Florida, President Donald Trump offered the congressman a shout out on Tuesday.
Having won a second term to the U.S. Senate in 2016, Rubio is not facing voters this election cycle but he had not been standing on the sidelines, helping Republican Senate candidates across the nation.
President of Boots on the Ground Bikers for Trump George Colella praised Sturgill as "a strong supporter of the president, our Constitution and especially the Second Amendment."