Republicans backing away from challenging Patrick Murphy in District 18 congressional race

U.S. Representative Patrick E. Murphy (FL-18) (Source:

From the Sunshine State News: Despite winning one of the closest congressional races in 2012, Patrick Murphy is increasingly in the clear for 2014 from Republicans as events of this week clearly show. Murphy has also kept his eye pretty glued to the district.

Republicans canceled a forum with the six primary candidates after less than 25 of the party faithful paid for advance tickets. With even the party activists losing interest in the primary, it’s no wonder the NRCC and conservative groups are increasingly staying out of it.

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