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ECAR's 2016 Candidate Recommendations

Jul 29, 2016
The Emerald Coast Association of REALTORS® is recommending the following candidates for United States House of Representatives, State Senate, State House of Representatives, Okaloosa County and Walton County.

A special screening panel conducted interviews with candidates for the various races and concluded, following extensive questioning, that these candidates were best qualified for the position and supportive of issues important to our members. 

Press Releases: Federal and State - Okaloosa County - Walton County

Shareable Graphic: Federal and State (JPG PDF) - Okaloosa Co. (JPG PDF) - Walton Co. (JPG PDF)

US House Of Representatives:
Florida’s First Congressional District – Matt Gaetz 
Florida Senate:
State Senate District 1 – Douglas Broxson
State Senate District 2 – George Gainer
Florida House of Representatives:
House District 3 – Jayer Williamson
House District 4 – Mel Ponder
House District 5 – Brad Drake
Okaloosa County Commissioner:
District 1 – Graham Fountain
Okaloosa County School Board:
District 2 – Mark Williams
Walton County Commissioner:
District 1 – Bill Chapman
District 3 – Bill Imfield
District 5 – Cindy Meadows
Walton County School Board:
District 4 – Jeri Michie
Walton County Superintendent of Schools:
Russell Hughes
Walton County Tax Collector:
Rhonda Skipper

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