NEWS FROM THE FLORIDA DEMOCRATIC PARTY
For Immediate Release: November 8, 2011
Contact: Brannon Jordan, (850) 222-3411
FLA DEMS STATEMENT ON THE ALTAMONTE SPRINGS MAYORAL RACE
Florida Democratic Party Executive Director Scott Arceneaux tonight issued a statement following the election results in the Altamonte Springs mayoral race:
“Tonight, the people of central Florida sent a clear message to the Rick Scott Republicans in Tallahassee. Despite the underhanded political attacks of the GOP special interests, Pat Bates was able to highlight her strong record of strengthening and safeguarding the city economy.
“On Election Day voters ultimately chose the candidate best positioned to create jobs and grow the economy. That is Mayor Pat Bates.”