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Political Checklist: Obama Pulls Out All the Stops to Help Democratic Senators

On this week’s Political Checklist, Gwen Ifill is back from a reporting trip to Florida, where she saw Republican candidate Marco Rubio leading the polls in the state’s three-way Senate race while the Democratic candidate for the seat, Kendrick Meek, is running third behind now-independent Gov. Charlie Crist.

Ifill and Political Editor David Chalian also explore President Obama’s travel schedule and the stakes for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on election night.

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