George Edward Bollinger

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George Edward Bollinger
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Candidate for
U.S. Senate, Florida
PartyRepublican
George Edward Bollinger was a 2012 Republican candidate who sought election to the U.S. Senate from Florida.

Elections

2012

See also: United States Senate elections in Florida, 2012

Bollinger was running in the 2012 election for the U.S. Senate, representing Florida. Bollinger sought the nomination on the Republican ticket.[1] The signature filing deadline for candidates wishing to run was May 7, 2012. The primary elections were held on August 14, 2012.

While Bollinger indicated interest in running in 2012, he failed to present a sufficient number of signatures on the filing petition and subsequently dropped out of the race.[2][1]

The University of Virginia's Center for Politics published an article called Sabato's Crystal Ball on March 22, 2012, detailing the eight races in the Senate in 2012 that will decide the political fate of which party will end up with control in 2013.[3] The Senate seat in Florida is the toss up state ranked second in likelihood of ending up Democratic, behind New Mexico's Senate seat.[3] Incumbent Bill Nelson's mediocre approval rating is the reasoning behind the "toss-up" classification of the Senate seat, but Nelson is expected to gain Democratic support in time for the election in 2012.[3] Nelson is also expected to face significant opposition from Connie Mack, U.S. representative from the 14th District, in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3]

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