Also in Tuesday's primary, Republicans nominated Gov. Doug Ducey for a second term and Democrats selected education professor David Garcia to challenge him. He was first elected to the Tallahassee City Commission at age 23, just months after he graduated from Florida A&M University.
The results represented a major turnaround from mid-June, when a Fox News poll showed Putnam up by 15 percentage points.
Rep. Martha McSally (R., Ariz.) embraced Trump on the campaign trail to win the Arizona U.S. Senate Republican primary and easily beat challengers from the hard right who had engendered considerable controversy: Sheriff Joe Arpaio and State Senator Kelli Ward. "I think our total spending may have been six".
The race for governor will be closely watched as an indicator ahead of 2020, when Mr Trump could be seeking re-election against a liberal Democratic candidate.
The 39-year-old son of a bus driver highlighted the power of his historic candidacy to rouse younger and more racially diverse voters who often sit out midterm elections. "That's not going to be good for Florida".
But with the help of an enthusiastic progressive base and endorsements from national figures such as Sen. "To characterize it as anything else is absurd", Stephen Lawson, communications director for the DeSantis campaign, said in response to the backlash.
Interviewed on Fox News, DeSantis said, "The last thing we need to do is to monkey this up by trying to embrace a socialist agenda with huge tax increases", after calling Gillum "an articulate" spokesman for far-left views.
"We are going to make sure that we at the state level can do whatever we can to keep the kids safe", said DeSantis. "And he's a charismatic candidate", DeSantis said of Gillum on Wednesday morning.
"Let's not forget that this is the candidate that #45 endorsed", she wrote, referring to Trump being the 45th president. He called Gillum a "failed socialist mayor" who has "allowed crime and many other problems to flourish in the city".
More than 3.5 million people voted out of 13 million registered voters in the state for a turnout rate of 27 per cent, the highest for a non-presidential Florida primary since 2002.
Former Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick won the Democratic nomination for McSally's congressional seat in the suburbs around Tucson.
Tuesday's primary election came as the Grand Canyon State mourned the loss of former Senator John McCain.
Meanwhile, Benfica had an easier time of it away to PAOK , coming from behind to win 4-1 (5-2 agg.) at Toumba Stadium. They could also face Roma, Porto or Borussia Dortmund who are among the eight teams in Pot 2 .
According to Sheriff Mike Williams nine victims were transported to area hospitals, and seven of them had gunshot wounds. The suspect in the shooting , David Katz, had participated in the Madden tournament himself, Fox News reported .
Investigators were looking into online video that appeared to capture the scene right before the shooting began, Williams said. The sheriff's office said 11 people were wounded by gunfire, and at least two others were injured while fleeing the scene.
John McCain is greeted by President Richard Nixon after his release from a prisoner of war camp in North Vietnam. He was diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumour in July 2017 and had been undergoing medical treatment.
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone said that Nixon failed to offer any solutions for suburban voters . Cuomo went on to say: 'You are a corporation. you file taxes as a corporation. you are a corporation'.
Flood would be "an excellent choice", Trump's outside lawyer Rudy Giuliani told TIME during a telephone interview on Wednesday. Earlier this month, the Times reported that McGahn "has cooperated extensively in the special counsel investigation".
Washington also threatened other countries with sanctions if they don't cut off Iranian oil imports by early November. However, it remains to be seen if the US would abide by a court order to suspend sanctions on Iran.
On social media, some users who claim that they were at the hotel and who were evacuated also echoed the allegations of illness. Mum and dad meant the world to me and the children, and we are in utter shock over what has happened and what is happening.
Upon notice of McCain's death, Trump tweeted , "My deepest sympathies and respect go out to the family of Senator John McCain . Asked whether her name was being considered as a possible replacement, Ward said: "Well, you know, I certainly hope so".
SB 10: Reaction to California Bail Reform
Opponents , including some social justice groups, argue the new law gives judges too much power to decide who should be released. Despite the serious rape charges against him, he was able to get out of jail before trial by easily paying his $1 million bail .
Royal Labrador: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have a dog
Prince Harry shares a kiss with his new wife Meghan Markle after their wedding at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle in May. Meghan's rescue dog, Guy , moved with her from Toronto to London. "This one walks in, and absolutely nothing!", he said.
Sessions 'never took control' of Justice Department
He paraphrased Sessions' statement about the Justice Department not being improperly influenced by political considerations. Sessions faced pressure to step away from the probe after questions arose about his role in the Trump campaign.
Malcolm Turnbull will resign on Friday
Mr Buchholz, the Member for Wright, has been appointed Assistant Minister for Roads and Transport in the Morrison Government. Morrison said his new cabinet would "restore stability to the government" after the turmoil of the past week.