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Jane Castor

Jane Castor Gets the Star Treatment from Democrats at the National Level

Castor, who served more than three decades in law enforcement including six years as Tampa’s police chief, easily won the mayoral runoff on Tuesday, dispatching businessman David Straz.

Jane Castor Easily Wins Runoff to Become Tampa’s Next Mayor

Jane Castor was a heavy favorite after taking 48 percent in the first round early last month, just short of the 50 percent needed to avoid a runoff. David Straz placed a distant second at 15.5 percent but survived to move on to the runoff.