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Florida Republican Primary-Fact Sheet

Critical winner-take-all contest

THE PRIMARY

-- Today (Tuesday); last polls close 8 p.m. est.

- 57 GOP delegates, winner-take-all.

-- Biggest prize so far of primaries and caucuses.

THE CANDIDATES/THEIR DELEGATES

-- Mitt Romney (59).

-- Mike Huckabee (40).

-- John McCain (36).

-- Rudy Giuliani (1).

THE VOTERS

-- Over one-third age 65 or older.

-- Survey found economy top issue for almost half of Republicans.

-- Terrorism, Iraq war, immigration also big issues.

THE CAMPAIGNING

-- Polls show McCain and Romney neck-and-neck in bitter battle.

-- Huckabee and Giuliani struggling to survive.

-- Candidates want momentum going into Super Tuesday February 5th.

SUPER TUESDAY

-- February 5th.

-- 21 states; 1,023 delegates at stake.

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