Bush hits bay area (St.Pete/Tampa)
***...In New Port Richey, more than 7,000 people packed downtown streets and Sims Park, which overflowed with supporters. Some in the crowd said they had been waiting for the president for more than three-and-a-half hours. Nearly 10,000 turned out to see Bush at the St. Pete ballpark. But the biggest crowd of the day was counted at The Villages, a retirement community known for its support of Republican candidates. ...***
***Equally devoted was Carol Orshal, a Webster College student who skipped class Tuesday to see Bush. She did tell her professor - a Democrat.
"She said, "You what?!" the 37-year-old Hudson woman said, laughing. "I hope I don't get an F!" ***
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