Voters in a Florida congressional district went to the polls Tuesday to elect a new representative following Trey Radel’s resignation this year after pleading guilty to cocaine possession. 452 more words
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The special election for Florida’s 19th U.S. Congressional District in the Republican primary is completed. The winner is Curt Clawson of Bonita Springs, Florida, as of the evening of April 22, 2014. 759 more words
By Isabel Matos
Update FL District 19 Special Primary Race to replace Trey Radel.
Clawson “wins” Primary – a hollow victory for someone who bought the press, bought the backing of phony Tea Party Endorsements and a multitude of consultants in the community and elsewhere.100 more words
FORT MYERS, Fla. (CBSMiami/NSF) — Curt Clawson, a Bonita Springs businessman who painted himself as a tea party “outsider,” handily defeated state Senate Majority Leader Lizbeth Benacquisto and emerged the winner Tuesday in a brutal Republican primary to replace former Congressman Trey Radel. 365 more words
ARLINGTON, Va. — For the first time since 1999, a non-Democrat will serve on the Arlington County Board.
Independent candidate John Vihstadt defeated Democrat Alan Howze in a special election Tuesday to replace Chris Zimmerman, who stepped down earlier this year. 145 more words
The day has finally arrived and Jackson voters are eager to get to the polls to cast their vote for the next mayor of Jackson. After the unfortunate and untimely passing of former mayor Chokwe Lumumba, a special election was organized. 155 more words