Even the most liberal of media pundits are saying that Florida Senator Bill Nelson’s “low energy” campaign against Rick Scott is all-but dead in the water, or has very little “pulse.”
MSNBC’s Joy Reid recently tweeted that Nelson’s campaign “has struggled to get much of a pulse,” but said that the primary election of Andrew Gillum and Sean Shaw (both black men) would bring out the progressive vote Nelson needs to win re-election.
BTW, the energizing effect of Andrew Gillum and Sean Shaw (the first AA nominee for Florida attorney general) is good news for the Bill Nelson re-election campaign, which has struggled to get much of a pulse. Higher AA, progressive and young voter turnout much more likely now.
— Joy Reid (@JoyAnnReid) August 29, 2018
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Well, she is right about Nelson’s senate campaign being on life support.
But what are other liberal supporters of Nelson saying about this race?
As you can imagine, ‘Doom-and-Gloom’ is what these folks are ratcheting up. Look here:
Under Gov. Rick Scott, this tragedies happened in Florida: Orlando. Parkland. Miami. Jacksonville.
Rick Scott is running for U.S. Senate, backed by the NRA with an A+ rating. Vote for Democrat Bill Nelson instead.
— Denizcan Grimes (@MrFilmkritik) August 26, 2018
Florida- tomorrow you have an opportunity to vote for someone who cares about gun reform, who is pro-choice, and someone who cares about minorities. His name is Bill Nelson @SenBillNelson
— Chelsea Handler (@chelseahandler) August 27, 2018