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Mike Mikurak bashes Charlie Justice for St. Pete sewage dumping

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Mike Mikurak’s new campaign video focuses on millions of gallons of raw and partially treated sewage dumped by the city of St. Petersburg into Tampa Bay waters this past year. Mikurak blames the failure to maintain the city’s infrastructure on a lack of county leadership. In particular, he targets his opponent, Charlie Justice, for that lack of leadership. Mikurak, a Republican, is challenging Justice, a Democrat, who is running for his second term on the Pinellas County Commission. The video, which…

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Mike Mikurak sets meet and greet, releases second video ad

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Touting himself as the “cure” for Pinellas County, Mike Mikurak has scheduled a meet and greet event in Oldsmar. Mikurak, a Republican, is running for the District 3 seat held by Democrat Charlie Justice who is seeking re-election. The seat is voted on countywide. The “We like MIKE (Oldsmar)” meet and greet is scheduled for 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at City Fish Grill, 4022 Tampa Road, Suite 1, Oldsmar. The advertisement for the event says, “Come out and…

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Mike Mikurak video ad brands Charlie Justice ‘a career politician’

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Mike Mikurak, a Republican running for the Pinellas County Commission, has released a video ad that accuses Democratic opponent Charlie Justice of being a career politician who is “dishonoring the peoples’ business.” It’s a theme that Mikurak has repeatedly pounded during the campaign: that of businessman vs. career politician. In the 31-second ad, Mikurak says: “For most of my life, I worked around the world giving businesses and governments the chance to succeed through innovation, hard work and by doing…

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