Mitch Perry Report 1.30.12

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Good morning, everybody.

We're in the last hours of the Florida GOP presidential primary, and every poll under the sun says Mitt Romney is headed for a big win — though Newt Gingrich insists he's gaining and will surprise folks Tuesday night (link coming).

Over the weekend the Democratic National Committee decided they couldn't let the Florida primary go by without trying to get their message out. They did so by sending their Vice-Chair, Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak to town to open a new campaign office for Barack Obama in St. Petersburg on Saturday, and then provided two everyday Americans whose companies were taken over by Bain Capital, Mitt Romney's former private equity company. The two blast Romney as being a hypocrite when it comes to his boasts about being a job creator.

And if you missed it, we were in the Tampa courtroom on Friday afternoon for the hearing on Florida's controversial elections bill that Democrats say will suppress the vote this November.

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