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CD 21: 'Super Mario' Only Player in the Game

July 16, 2010 - 6:00pm

Nobody in Floridas congressional delegation has an easier battle for re-election than congressman Mario Diaz-Balart, who jumped from the 25th Congressional District to the 21st, saying the seat his brother Lincoln was vacating was safer for a Republican. He doesn't have an opponent and had more than $320,000 on hand on June 30.

CD 20: Wasserman-Schultz Enjoys Big Money Advantage

July 16, 2010 - 6:00pm

Democratic congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz has raised more than $514,000 from individuals so far and more than $785,000 in PAC money. With almost $876,000 in her war chest, Wasserman-Schultz appears headed for another term.

CD 19: Still Recovering from Special Election, But Deutch Looks Safe

July 16, 2010 - 6:00pm

Newly elected U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, a Democrat, will take on Joe Budd who lost out to Ed Lynch in the Republican nomination for the special election earlier this year. Stan Smilian is running as a write-in candidate. Due to the special election, both camps are a little behind with their paperwork. At last glance, Deutch had more than $203,000 in May, while Lynch had more than $2,000 at the end of March.

CD 18: Looks Like Two More Years for Ros-Lehtinen

July 16, 2010 - 6:00pm

Republican congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen drew a Democratic challenger in Rolando Banciella -- but apparently not much of a challenge. Ros-Lehtinen had more than $1 million on hand on June 30; Banciella hasn't raised more than $5,000.

CD 17: Field of Officeholders Trails Rudy Moise in Money

July 16, 2010 - 6:00pm

On Thursday, campaign staffers for Dr. Rudy Moise announced their candidate had more than $900,000 on hand -- bad news for a field of officeholders taking Moise on for the Democratic nomination to replace U.S. Rep. Kendrick Meek.

CD 16: Tom Rooney Heavy Favorite for Re-Election

July 16, 2010 - 6:00pm

Republican congressman Tom Rooney looks headed to another term in the House, with almost $631,000 on hand. Army veteran Jim Horn, currently working as a business consultant, takes on Ed Tautiva, a middle school teacher, for the Democratic nomination. William Dean is running as a write-in candidate. None of them are anywhere near close to Rooney in terms of war chests.

CD 15: Bill Posey Appears to be in Great Shape

July 16, 2010 - 6:00pm

Republican Bill Posey is defending his congressional seat against retired NASA official and Cape Canaveral City Councilwoman Shannon Roberts. Posey appears headed for another term. He has raised almost $890,000, with almost $402,000 of that coming from PACs. On June 30, Posey had almost $310,000 on hand.

CD 14: Connie Mack Looks Headed Back to Washington

July 16, 2010 - 6:00pm

Having raised more than $784,000 -- with almost $126,000 coming from PACs -- Republican congressman Connie Mack appears headed for another term. Mack had more than $639,000 on hand as of June 30.

CD 13: Vern Buchanan Lapping the Field on Money

July 15, 2010 - 6:00pm

Just like 2008, congressman Vern Buchanan will face off once again against fire alarm contractor Don Baldauf for the Republican nomination. Having raised more than $1.7 million -- almost $250,000 of that coming from PACs -- and with more than $1.1 million on hand, Buchanan should have no problem in the primary.

CD 12: Republican Dennis Ross Leads Pack for Open Seat

July 15, 2010 - 6:00pm

With Adam Putnam leaving Congress to run for state agriculture and consumer services commissioner, Dennis Ross, a former state representative, is a heavy favorite over Tea Party activist John Lindsey for the Republican nomination. Ross has put together an impressive fund-raising operation with more than $489,000 from individuals, $256,000 from PACs, more than 20,000 from the party and $25,000 of his own funds.

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