Mitch Perry Report 9.13.11

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Tampa was the epicenter of the political world last night with the fourth GOP presidential debate of the year.

Cl spent considerable time at the Florida Fairgrounds area yesterday, the site of the debate,

At lunchtime, we observed a discussion about the influence of the Tea Party as well other conservative complaints at a forum moderated by CNN's John King.

In the middle of the afternoon, we listened to the Democratic National Committee chair, Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz blast Mitt Romney and Rick Perry on Social Security, hours before the big debate.

There was a protest outside the debate headquarters last night.

And there's an insurance hearing regarding Citizens Insurance asking for an average of 400 percent rate hikes taking place later today.

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