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By Isadora Rangel / Florida Today

Ask voters and many will tell you how much they hate the partisan gridlock that has swept over our country. But are they ready for a purple gubernatorial ticket in Florida?

Democrat Patrick Murphy is considering a bid for governor with Republican David Jolly as his running mate. Perhaps the former congressmen are just trying to create buzz but if they are serious, why not? Murphy told POLITICO last week they will make a decision within a month.

This is not an endorsement of a Murphy-Jolly ticket, but I’d like to see how this experiment would play out in an era of deep divide in our state and country.  Let’s face it, it will take more than a #PurpleTicket to really bring back civility, but could this get us closer?

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