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April 08, 2010


Whig Party Revived

No member of the Whig Party has been elected to Congress since the 1850s, but in Florida a congressional candidate is running under its banner, Ocala Star-Banner notes.

Steve Gerritzen, a 39-year-old "electronics assembler," is running against freshman Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL) on a platform of "education reform and the so-called Fair Tax."














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