Outspoken Florida Democratic Rep. Grayson Unseated

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Orlando, FL (AP) - Brazen, combative and unabashedly liberal
Democratic U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson has been ousted.
The freshman lawmaker from Orlando lost Tuesday to one of
Florida's most experienced Republican politicians, Daniel Webster
of Winter Garden.
Webster spent 28 years in the Florida Legislature, including
stints as House speaker and Senate minority leader.
With 67 percent of the expected vote counted Webster had 56
percent while Grayson had 38 percent. Tea Party candidate Peg
Dunmire, an Orlando financial adviser, was third with 3 percent.
Grayson's outspoken support for the federal health care
overhaul, stimulus plan and other liberal policies made him the
darling of the left but a top target for Republicans.

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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  • by Anon on Nov 3, 2010 at 12:11 AM
    Thank God this scum is out.
  • by Zoey Location: Tally on Nov 2, 2010 at 07:38 PM
    @Jeff - well said. They don't get much sleazier than Grayson.
  • by Richard Location: Orlando on Nov 2, 2010 at 07:33 PM
    I told Grayson I was going to put everything I had into getting him out. He didn't believe me. I brought thousands of people together to get him out. Good Bye Grayson, you socialist/communist pig. Remember me? Dr. Richard G. I told you I would get you out.
  • by The Original Bob Location: Perry on Nov 2, 2010 at 07:05 PM
    Amen Jeff! What an idiot. This is almost as enjoyable as punching him in his smart mouth would be.
  • by Jeff Location: Crawfordville on Nov 2, 2010 at 06:18 PM
    Good riddance! What a jerk! What a mouth! Stuff him back down in the sewer from which he crawled out!!
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