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-- it's happening in the state of Florida down there in and Florida this is a three way race.
That -- the Democrat Kendrick -- here.
Against Marco Rubio the Republican and Tea Party favorite.
Also Charlie Crist now an independent also running in that race we have some polling here -- -- show you where it stacks up.
Rubio is at 42%.
Seven points ahead of Charlie Crist.
And several points ahead of Kendrick -- trailing in third place.
And that race there the other great race that were watching them in Florida.
I have to do with the governor's race and we mentioned this earlier in the week about this debate the other night Alex sink is the Democrat -- -- got the Republican.
-- this whole question about the text message during the debate.
It has been a big story in Florida ever since it happened the other night so Phil Keating back and that's where -- -- -- live today -- -- -- Me I'm a good morning to you fill.
Good morning bill -- for the third straight day this cheating during the debate flag comes up this time though it's the think campaign taking the offensive.
Now keep in mind this debate happened Monday night it was broadcast nationally on CNN.
But during a commercial break and make up artist go to the democratic candidate for governor Alex think.
Shows her a text message which her Republican opponent Rick Scott clearly notices.
And he points out hey isn't that -- violation of these debate rules because you -- both have opening or closing arguments with you nor any notes or props.
And here is what Alex -- told me yesterday in a one on one question and answer about this incident.
After the debate I went and sit well with Alabama and now learned that don't like about campaign -- factor.
And since the message and within an hour -- dismiss him from Mac campaign because.
He shouldn't have gotten it wasn't right and I don't have people around maybe gotten out of -- -- Now this incident has been played out very heavily here Florida over the past three days now concluding today.
A lot of that came from of course Rick Scott campaign using this he bought -- radio ad exploiting the ice -- in the debate.
But also the CNN moderator -- called hearing.
The from the makeup artist saying look this is a message from the staff -- now the think campaign has analyzed the audio and video of that commercial break.
Saying that is not heard on the tape.
That's with the same minute fill the -- who was involved in this that he has spoken I didn't give a statement early hours of this what was said.
Yeah this is lobbyists and Tallahassee been a longtime campaign adviser for Alex -- during her campaign Brian may is his name.
He was fired an hour later he says he takes full responsibility.
For what happened in fact it's been reported he was the one specifically.
Who asked for these ground rules for this debate because the -- campaign claims Scott.
Brought in four pages of notes during one of their earlier debates so he says it's all his fault he clearly did intended -- But he admits it was technically cheating during the debate on who would have thought it would -- like this in the closing -- thank you Phil Phil -- and that's to enliven mind which color there.
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