Gina Jordan

Gina Jordan reports from Tallahassee for WUSF and WLRN about how state policy affects your life.

6:37pm

Mon August 27, 2012
It's All Politics

The Florida Delegation's Snowy Day

Originally published on Mon August 27, 2012 6:56 pm

A police boat patrols the waterways in the downtown area Monday in Tampa, Fla., site of the Republican National Convention.
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It's the closest these Floridians will ever get to an actual snow day.

The threat of Isaac canceled most official business at the Republican National Convention Monday. But the storm went west, sending a little wind and rain to Tampa. The typical summer afternoon thunderstorm is worse.

So members of Florida's delegation were free to engage in a political snowball fight — they ate, partied and trashed a political traitor: former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist.

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