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Gimenez entering the race is a major coup for the GOP which was looking for a high profile candidate to challenge Mucarsel-Powell. Back in 2018, Mucarsel-Powell edged U.S. Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla. While there had been buzz that he could seek a rematch, Curbelo closed the door to that possibility.
With Democrats in the U.S. House continuing to open the door to impeaching President Donald Trump, some House Republicans, led by U.S. House Minority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., and U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., led efforts against what they called a “baseless impeachment inquiry in the shadows of democracy.”
During his two terms in Congress, Rooney focused on environmental issues and foreign policy. He also broke with the GOP in supporting raising the federal minimum wage.
West announced this week he is considering attempting to become the next chairman of the GOP in the Lone Star State.