Andrew Demese Gillum (born July 26, 1979) is an American politician who has served as Mayor of Tallahassee, Florida, since 2014. He was the Democratic nominee for Governor of Florida in the 2018 election.
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Andrew Gillum Concedes to Ron DeSantis in Florida Governor's Race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Andrew Gillum, the Tallahassee mayor who ran a powerful campaign to become Florida's first black governor, conceded the race Tuesday to Ron DeSantis, handing President Trump an important victory and extending the Republican ...

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NBCNews.com

DeSantis wins Florida governor's race, defeating progressive Andrew Gillum

Following the same blueprint that won President Donald Trump the state in 2016, former Rep. Ron DeSantis defeated Democrat Andrew Gillum in a similar upset on Tuesday. The governor's race was among the most closely followed contests of the midterms, ...

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Vox

Who is Andrew Gillum? Meet Florida's history-making Democratic nominee for ...

Andrew Gillum pulled out a surprise win in Florida's Democratic primary for governor — upsetting presumed frontrunner Gwen Graham for the nomination. Now, all eyes are on him on election night. Gillum, 39, is the mayor of Tallahassee. From the start ...

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Who is Andrew Gillum? The Florida Democrat could be the state's first black ...

Who is Andrew Gillum? The 39-year-old Tallahassee mayor has been getting a whole lot of attention following his Democratic primary win in August. Gillum is one step closer to becoming Florida's first black governor. He faces Republican Ron DeSantis in ...

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Tallahassee.com

Mayor Andrew Gillum, Ron DeSantis cast votes in historic election for Florida ...

The votes have been cast by the candidates. Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum cast his ballot during Tuesday's election at about 10:15 a.m.. When the mayor and R. Jai Gillum emerged from a north Tallahassee voting precinct Tuesday morning the Mayor ...

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Andrew Gillum Pulled Off the Upset of a Lifetime. Now Comes the Hard Part.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Andrew Gillum waged a quixotic Democratic primary campaign for Florida governor, defeating wealthy rivals who outspent him, dismissing moderate naysayers who questioned him and believing until the end that an unorthodox ...

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NPR

A Day After Upset Win, Florida Democrat Andrew Gillum Already Tangling With Trump

Andrew Gillum was expected by many to be an also-ran in Florida's Democratic gubernatorial primary. Now, despite being heavily outspent by his better-known centrist rivals, the 39-year-old Tallahassee mayor is his party's nominee, and has already drawn ...

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Washington Post

Trump spars with Andrew Gillum, the surprise Democratic nominee in Florida's ...

In a morning tweet, Trump attacked Gillum as a “failed Socialist Mayor” and called him the “biggest dream” for Rep. Ron DeSantis, a Republican whose victory in Tuesday's GOP primary was propelled by Trump's endorsement over a more moderate opponent.

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CNN

5 major lessons from Andrew Gillum's shocking win in Florida

(CNN) The last major primary night before the November election packed a major surprise: Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum edged out former Rep. Gwen Graham to capture the Florida Democratic gubernatorial nomination, taking a major step toward being ...

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Democratic nominee Andrew Gillum: Florida wants a governor who's 'not ...

Not misogynist, not racist, not bigots," Gillum told CNN's John Berman on "New Day" Wednesday morning, following his primary victory Tuesday night. He added, "They're going to be looking for a governor who is going to appeal to our higher aspirations ...

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Washington Post

Andrew Gillum is running in Florida on his 'lived experience'

When Andrew Gillum's father moved the family from bustling Miami to sleepy Gainesville, Fla., he thought it was the end of the world. But it was there that Gillum found his academic footing and became the first of his parents' seven children to ...

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New York Times

Andrew Gillum Upends Expectations in Florida Primary Victory

MIAMI — Andrew Gillum's campaign bus was running late, tied up in rain and traffic on Interstate 95, so his relatives waiting to catch a glimpse of the final days of his surging candidacy had a few minutes to reminisce about the politician as a young boy.

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ABC News

In upset, Andrew Gillum wins Democratic nomination to face Trump-backed Ron ...

Florida voters delivered a major upset in the Democratic gubernatorial race Tuesday night, sending Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum on to November's general election ballot, where he will face Republican Rep. Ron DeSantis. "Whoever thought this was ...

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New York Times

Andrew Gillum, a Black Progressive, and Ron DeSantis, a Trump Acolyte, Win ...

ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida Democrats nominated Andrew Gillum, the Tallahassee mayor, and Republicans tapped Representative Ron DeSantis for governor Tuesday, setting the stage for a ferocious general election in the country's largest swing state ...

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NPR

Progressive Andrew Gillum Wins Upset In Florida Democratic Primary

On the Democratic side, Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum's victory was the most unexpected of the night, as he defeated centrist former Rep. Gwen Graham. His victory is one of the most significant progressive victories of the 2018 primary season — a ...

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Vox

Andrew Gillum wins Florida governor primary in upset victory for the left

Tallahassee mayor Andrew Gillum prevailed in the hotly contested Democratic primary election for Florida governor, giving the left another marquee win in the 2018 midterms. Gillum won out over Gwen Graham, a former member of Congress, the daughter of ...

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Tampa Bay Times

Andrew Gillum: 'I voted for me'

Just after 11 a.m. on primary day, Tallahassee mayor and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum arrived at Good Shepherd Catholic Church to vote for himself for governor. Accompanied by his wife R. Jai and their three children, Gillum greeted ...

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Washington Post

Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum hopes to join other politicians ...

Andrew Gillum is one of five candidates vying for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination Tuesday in Florida. He hopes to join other candidates of color who have made history during the 2018 midterms by winning major-party primaries for their states ...

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News One

A Long Shot? Andrew Gillum Calls Himself 'The Seabiscuit Of Florida Politics'

Today is Election Day! Your voice matters and every vote counts. Make sure to get to the polls by 7pm ET TONIGHT and tell all your friends to VOTE → https://t.co/HuLIZyic4K pic.twitter.com/Dd4NZWDXCg. — Andrew Gillum (@AndrewGillum) August 28, 2018.

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Washington Post

Inside Andrew Gillum's campaign to become Florida's first black governor

“Cape Up” is Jonathan's weekly podcast talking to key figures behind the news and our culture. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher and anywhere else you listen to podcasts. Andrew Gillum is the mayor of Tallahassee, Fla. On Tuesday he hopes to ...

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