Life and politics from the Sunshine State's best city

Tag archive

District 57

Dana Young wins straw poll in House District 57

in The Bay and the 'Burg by

Last evening, May 10, the Tampa Republican Club hosted a State Representative, District 57 Republican Candidates’ Debate & Straw Poll.  The winner of the straw poll following the debate is south Tampa attorney Dana Young. Guest Moderator, Rob Lorei, Managing Editor of Florida This Week – WEDU-TV (PBS) conducted the forum for members and guests.  All three Republican candidates, including C. Todd Marks, Dan Molloy, and Dana Young, participated in the debate held at Sam Seltzer’s Steakhouse in Tampa. “Once…

Keep Reading

Janet Cruz cruises in H-58

in The Bay and the 'Burg by

Democrat Janet Cruz won an easy victory in a special election for the District 58 state House seat today. Cruz replaces Michael Scionti, who resigned from his post in December to take a job with the U.S. Department of Defense. Among those at Cruz’s victory party: State Rep. Ron Saunders from Key West, the incoming House minority leader. Saunders said the party has high hopes for flipping some Hillsborough House seats to Democrats in the November elections. One of the…

Keep Reading

Go to Top