Engage Miami is co-sponsor of the League of Women Voter's candidate forum for the primary of the special election for State Senate District 40.
On April 20, 2017, Florida Senator Frank Artiles for District 40 resigned, prompting Governor Rick Scott to call for a Special Election to fill the vacant seat. The League of Women Voters of Miami-Dade County and our Sponsors are honored to host the Candidates Forum for Florida Senate District 40 and cordially invites residents from District 40 to join us as the candidates put forth their political platforms for voters’ consideration for the Primary Election on July 25, 2017.
Jose Felix Diaz - Republican
Alex Diaz de la Portilla - Republican
Ana Rivas Logan - Democrat
Lorenzo J. Palomares - Republican
Annette Taddeo - Democrat