2 results for month: 05/2017


Florida Politics: Pam Keith may not yet be declared in CD 18, but she’s campaigning

SOURCE LINK   SCOTT POWERS  May 18, 2017, 4:39 am Democrat Pam Keith may not have yet declared or filed to run for Congress in Florida’s 18th Congressional District, but the former U.S. Senate candidate is organizing a staff and committee and preparing for a town hall meeting Thursday night. Keith, a labor lawyer with a background as a U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General from Palm Beach Garden, said she still is exploring a candidacy to take on incumbent U.S. Rep. Brian Mast of Palm City. The town hall meeting, set for Palm Beach Gardens, is an effort to test the waters, she said. “Come meet the RIGHT person to oust Brian Mast (R FL ...

Florida Politics: Outraged by health care vote, Pam Keith considers facing Brian Mast in CD 18 next year

SOURCE LINK   MITCH PERRY May 5, 2017, 10:10 am Pam Keith has formed an exploratory committee to consider facing Brian Mast in Florida’s 18th Congressional District next year. Keith, who received over 15 percent of the vote in last summer’s Democratic primary for U.S. Senate, made the announcement at the Palm Beach County Democratic Executive Committee meeting Thursday night, just hours after Mast voted with the majority of his fellow Republicans for the American Health Care Act. “The response has been phenomenal,” Keith said Friday to FloridaPolitics.com. “People love that I am a veteran and feel that this helps to ...