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Pro-Romney PAC Already Knocking Santorum in Florida

4:25 PM, Jan 12, 2012 • By MICHAEL WARREN
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The Tampa Bay Times reports that Mitt Romney's super PAC is currently up with a new radio ad in Florida's radio markets:

"Barack Obama knows four facts about Rick Santorum that you don't," says a woman narrator. "Santorum pushed for billions in wasteful pork, voting for the Bridge to Nowhere, a tea pot museum. Even an indoor rain forest. Santorum voted to raise the debt limit five times, increasing spending and debt by $3-trillion. And he even voted to let convicted felons vote. So how will santorum beat Obama? Obama knows he can't."

A handful of post-Iowa polls show Santorum with a significant boost in Florida, though Romney still has a 15-point lead in the state. A Rasmussen poll released yesterday showed Romney with an even more commanding lead in Florida with 41 percent, compared to 19 percent support for Newt Gingrich and only 15 percent support for Santorum.

The Florida GOP primary will be held on January 31.

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