On Tuesday, April 22, 2014, Floridians will be voting in a primary for Congressional District 19, which encompasses southwest Florida, from Fort Myers to Marco Island. This district was most recently represented by Trey Radel (R), who resigned on January 27, 2014 after being found guilty of possession of cocaine and sentenced to one year of supervised probation.
Here’s a list of the Republicans running for this seat along with their respective websites:
Curt Clawson http://www.curtclawson.com/
Michael Dreikorn http://www.dreikornforcongress.com/
Brian Gibens http://www.gibens4congress.com/
Paige Kreegel http://paigekreegel.com/
The Democrat running for this seat is:
April Freeman http://www.aprilfreeman.com/
The Libertarian Party candidate running for this seat is:
Ray Netherwood http://www.ray2014.com/
Fun fact about this district: House Speaker John Boehner and his wife recently purchased a condo in Marco Island. http://www.tampabay.com/blogs/the-buzz-florida-politics/john-boehner-buys-marco-island-condo/2166480
Floridians who live in CD 19, please remember to vote in this special primary on Tuesday, April 22, 2014!