From WESH Orlando:

Flagler County is the fastest-growing county in the United States. One of every five homes in Flagler County is for sale. Celebration is feeling the same pain because 50 percent of the homes there are for sale.  Moss Park, east of Orlando International, where nearly 9 percent of the homes are in foreclosure, 8 percent in the ZIP code west of Palm Bay and 7 percent in Poinciana.

Who are these people?

In fact, the most homes in foreclosure are in ZIP codes that didn’t exist five years ago.

Those are exurbs. Those are Republicans.

H/T: Atrios.

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eyeon08.com » It’s the economy stupid. Redux · October 23, 2007 at 2:26 PM

[…] James Pethokoukis, who used to work at IBD and whose writing seems to lean pretty much to the economic right, has a consistent critique of the GOP primary so far. His most recent post is entitled, "GOP Debate Strangely Ignores Financial Turmoil." To be clear, he’s talking about things like the near-doubling of the unemployment rate of the South Florida economy in the last 9 months. Read him. He knows what he is talking about. He has also argued repeatedly that 2008 could be a 1992 redux. Don’t believe him? […]

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