Trump shakes up Florida campaign team

Trump shakes up Florida campaign team

By Marc Caputo (Politico) –

MIAMI — Donald Trump shook up his struggling Florida campaign team this week, replacing longtime supporter Karen Giorno with veteran Sunshine State campaign operative Susie Wiles.

The shake-up was weeks in the making and capped a frustrating month for Florida Republicans — many of whom clashed with the feisty Giorno as they bellyached about the Trump campaign’s strange inertia and seeming inability to open up field offices, while Hillary Clinton’s campaign opened 51 of the get-out-the-vote centers.

In contrast to Giorno, Wiles has a cheerful personality and reputation of being a consensus-builder who specializes in organization. A Jacksonville resident, Wiles had been working in New York on the communications team when Trump’s leadership asked her Monday night to go back to Florida.
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