(left: Alex Sink with Equality Florida staff members at 2009 Tampa Gala.)
"In unique and challenging times like these, our state needs a new and different kind of leadership," she said in the statement. "Thousands of Floridians have told me they need leaders committed to protecting the middle class, strengthening our economy and giving our families a fighting chance. As a businesswoman and working mom, I couldn't agree more."
Right now she is the only Democrat in the cabinet and seen as the Democrat's greatest chance at taking back the governor's mansion. If she is elected she will be the state's first female governor.
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Stay tuned as the dominoes continue to fall.