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Incumbents representing some of Florida’s Gulf Coast in Congress won on Election Day, most of them easily.
Buchanan wrote EPA Regional Administrator Kathy Walker on the matter, calling on her to make sure federal laws on toxic cleanups are being enforced.
“Designating the river as scenic would add Little Manatee River to the National Park Service’s Wild and Scenic River System, whose primary goal is to conserve free-flowing rivers across the United States,” the congressman’s office noted.
Democrats have tried to press Buchanan in recent election cycles but he has done well. The closest a Democrat came to taking Buchanan down came in 2018 when David Shapiro pulled 45.4 percent while the congressman won with 54.6 percent.
With the deadline for congressional candidates in Florida to file now in the rearview mirror, both major parties are planning which U.S. House races in the Sunshine State to focus on.
Two Democrats in the state House--Rep. Margaret Good of Sarasota and Rep. Joy Goff-Marcil of Maitland--have teamed up with state Sen. Keith Perry, R-Gainesville, to create a new license plate to showcase the solar industry in the Sunshine State.
Looking ahead to 2020, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) announced on Thursday that U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., will be one of their top targets in 2020.
A year until the primaries and less than 15 months until the 2020 elections, it looks like Florida won’t see many tight congressional races.
Good announced on Monday that she was running against Buchanan who was first elected to Congress back in 2006.