Florida senate race

Did Rubio actually decide to run for re-election a month ago?

Jason Russell, Washington Examiner

Running for office is a long process, and a lot happens behind the scenes before a candidate decides to run for office, like lining up potential donors and campaign staff. Even if he was still undecided a month ago, it seems like he was at least thinking about it.

Florida poll: Murphy and Beruff lead, but half of voters want Rubio

Marc Caputo, Politico

Democratic congressman Patrick Murphy and Republican businessman Carlos Beruff are both nursing leads in their respective primaries to replace U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, according to a new poll that also suggests Florida voters still prefer the outgoing incumbent.