Direct mail roundup: Black voters targeted for anti-Crist IRS message

Mailers targeting Black voters are arriving in mailboxes with warnings about who Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist has “armed” to come knocking for “their take.”

The Seminole Tribe of Florida is the main money behind a political committee now dropping mailers featuring Crist, in grim face, along with largely debunked claims about what  87,000 more Internal Revenue Service employees will mean. It’s going to affect small businesses and those who get paid in cash, the mailer says.

“Charlie Crist has armed the IRS. They will be knocking on your door soon,” the mailer reads, with smaller print about how the IRS

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