13th U.S. Congressional District Rep. David Jolly
Republican U.S. Rep. David Jolly was elected to represent Florida’s 13th Congressional district in a special election in 2014, and was re-elected in November 2014. This week on Florida Matters, we feature a newsmaker special with Jolly, who is now campaigning for the Senate seat being vacated by U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio.
As part of our ongoing coverage of the 2016 elections, we have extended invitations to the other candidates for Rubio’s Senate seat.
The 13th Congressional district covers most of Pinellas County and was held for more than 40 years by Republican C.W. "Bill" Young, who passed away in October 2013.
Tuesday at 6:30 PM | Sunday at 7:30 AM on WUSF 89.7
Monday at 10:00 PM on WSMR 89.1
Robin Trohn Sussingham is a reporter and program host at WUSF Public Broadcasting, and is the producer of Florida Matters. She came to WUSF from public radio stations KUER and KCPW in Utah, has contributed stories to NPR and Marketplace, and also has an extensive background in print reporting. She was born in Lakeland and often reports about Polk County.
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