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Simple CSS problem

I have this page:

http://goo.gl/hf5MP

There is a div class of "callout" - see the text "Brand lifts in action"

I have set .callout p {} to this:
/* Line 2024 */
.callout p
{
  padding-top: 0px;
  padding-right: 0px;
  padding-bottom: 5px;
  padding-left: 0px;
  font-size: 90%;
}

However, it is using one of these styles instead - there is a large gap underneath the text "learn more" which leads me to believe it is using the padding from one of the below styles. How can I avoid this?

/* Line 89 */
p
{
  font-size: 16px;
  padding-bottom: 10px;
}

/* Line 1965 */
#container p
{
  padding-top: 0px;
  padding-right: 0px;
  padding-bottom: 20px;
  padding-left: 0px;
}
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lvollmer
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lvollmer
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Scott Fell, EE MVEDeveloper & EE ModeratorCommented:
/* Line 89 */
p
{
  font-size: 16px;
  padding-bottom: 10px;
}

will hit every P tag.   Just set your

/* Line 2024 */
.callout p
{
  padding-top: 0px;
  padding-right: 0px;
  padding-bottom: 5px;
  padding-left: 0px;
  font-size: 90%;

  font-size: ??px;
  padding-bottom: ??px;
}
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COBOLdinosaurCommented:
#container p is more specific than .callout p

id has priority over class to get around it you need an id on the specific p that you want to target.  Or you can try using !important on the class properties which will override the id declaration but probably screw up some thing else.

Cd&
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COBOLdinosaurCommented:
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lvollmerAuthor Commented:
Jackpot, thanks!!
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Scott Fell, EE MVEDeveloper & EE ModeratorCommented:
That was a great article! Thanks.
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