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Will Gov. Rick Scott win the Florida Senate race?

Florida Gov. Rick Scott formally announced he will be challenging Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson for his Senate seat in 2018. The news has been met with mixed reactions, with many believing Scott's entry into the Senate race will mean an especially grueling and expensive campaign in Florida. But others welcome Scott; he's been the governor of Florida since 2011, and his supporters believe he'll make an excellent senator. Do you think Gov. Rick Scott will win in 2018?  

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott officially announced he will be running against Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson in 2018 to represent Florida in the U.S. Senate.

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The announcement has been met with mixed reactions, especially from those who feel Scott's entry into the race will make it particularly grueling and expensive. 

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Scott's challenger Nelson responded to the news by noting "Rick Scott will say or do anything to get elected."

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Others have noted Scott's long list of failures as governor.

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Other feel Scott will be an excellent candidate, and Nelson doesn't stand a chance.

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Will Gov. Rick Scott win the Florida Senate race?
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