Kendrick Meek

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Democrat | Challenger | Florida Senate candidate Full profile

State Of The Race: U.S. Senate: Florida

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Kendrick Meek (D) faces Marco Rubio (R) and Charlie Crist in the November election.
Kendrick Meek's references to opponent(s): 5 uses in the last 7 days (down 58%).

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Top This Week

Obama

26,1,0,0,3,3,3,2

  • Last 7 days: 2 uses (down 33% from last week)

Top Overall

Obama

26,1,0,0,3,3,3,2

  • Overall: 74 uses since Aug. 30

health care

27,2,2,0,0,1,0,0

  • Overall: 33 uses since Aug. 30

taxes

19,2,0,1,3,1,1,0

  • Overall: 128 uses since Aug. 30

Colors correspond to a word's relative popularity in the last 7 days. Words in orange are being used more frequently this week; gray, less frequently. 'Sparkline' graphs plot each word's motion over the last 8 weeks.

Recent uses of words we're tracking

...Rate - Kendrick Meek, Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate, today issued the following statement in response to Florida's September unemployment rate of 11.9%....

— via RSS (October 22)

...Rubio Thinks We Should Borrow $700B For Tax Cuts For Millionaires But Won’t Extend Unemployment - Continuing to show Rubio is just too extreme for Florida, the Kendrick Meek campaign released a new slide...

— via RSS (October 20)

...Meek campaign released a new slide to its "Too Extreme for Florida" website that highlights Rubio support for extending the Bush tax cuts for the wealthy even though he opposes extending benefits for the unemployed....

— via RSS (October 20)

...its "Too Extreme for Florida" website highlighting Rubio's belief that the most stimulative thing we could do to solve unemployment is for the President and Congress to take a two year recess....

— via RSS (October 18)

...its "Too Extreme for Florida" website highlighting Rubio's belief that the most stimulative thing we could do to solve unemployment is for the President and Congress to take a two year recess....

— via RSS (October 18)

...Marco Rubio - Too Extreme - Marco Rubio's solution to unemployment? The President and Congress should take a 2 year break....

— via Facebook (October 18)

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