Friday, June 27, 2008

AIPAC Insider says that U.S. Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart is highly vulnerable

Naked Politics - The Miami Herald

Posted by Lesley Clark at 06:11 PM on June 26, 2008

AIPAC's Insider, a political tipsheet for members of the pro-Israel American Israeli Public Affairs Committee, lists Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart as among the "Highly Vulnerable" in its look at House races.

The write-up notes that Diaz-Balart has not had a competitive race since winning his first term in 1992, but that this cycle "he will face a formidable challenge from former Hialeah Mayor Raul Martinez." The newsletter notes that Democrats believe Martinez "can chip away at Diaz-Balart's base and make this a competitive race."

Complete Post

No comments: