Andrew Gillum, the Democratic gubernatorial candidate for Florida, made headlines recently with his proposal to pay teachers at least $50,000 a year.
The latest poll shows that he might very well get that chance to push for this groundbreaking legislation as governor.
“As the final two weeks of campaigning begin, Democrats hold an edge in both the gubernatorial and Senate contests in the key state of Florida, according to a new CNN Poll conducted by SSRS. Democratic nominee Andrew Gillum holds a wide 12-point edge over his Republican opponent Rep. Ron DeSantis in the race for governor, while the Senate contest is a closer matchup with incumbent Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson at 50% to Republican Gov. Rick Scott’s 45%.