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Stephanie Murphy ousts 12-term U.S. Rep. John Mica

12-term incumbent

Republican John Mica’s 24-year-long tenure as a U.S. Congressman came to an end on Tuesday.

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Medical marijuana passes, controversial solar bill fails

Utility bill downed

After all the ballot dust settled on the Florida election, medical marijuana finally passed the bar.

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Michael Ertel wins re-election by default

Won't face opposition

Mike Ertel will remain Seminole County's Supervisor of Elections after the campaign filing deadline passed today with no challengers.

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Oviedo incumbents unopposed again

Mayor, councilman unopposed

Two of Oviedo’s longest serving elected officials will keep their seats for two more years.

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Mica, Cortes win in Florida Republican wave

State turns redder

Much of Maitland and Winter Park were seeing red as election results rolled in on Tuesday.

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Bauer wins Seminole County school board seat

Wins mother's old seat

A recent DUI wasn't enough to stop Republican-backed Jeff Bauer, who took on his mother’s legacy Tuesday night as he defeated 27-year Navy vet Rich Sloane.

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Schenck re-elected in Oviedo, Brown falls in Winter Springs

Brown unseated

“This campaign was never about me, this campaign was about our city,” Cannon said. “What myself and a lot of citizen’s in this city thought was that it needed to change.”

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Questions after Winter Springs election shutout

Election event snafu

Questions were flying after Winter Springs City Commissioners, residents and the media were shut out of a city election event Oct. 16.

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Mica wins as Seminole Schools face runoff

Sloane, Bauer to battle

Mica, Horan win big. Jeff Bauer and Rich Sloane will face each other in a runoff for a School Board seat in November.

Britton, Drago get free pass in Oviedo election

No election challengers

Two Oviedo City Council members got a free pass for election as of Friday.

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Schenck gets challenger in Oviedo Council election

22-year-old student

Oviedo Deputy Mayor Stephen Schenck has a surprising challenger in his race to be reelected in his City Council seat: a 22-year-old student.

Seminole candidates prepare for August primary

Candidates prepare for election

Seven Seminole County officials retained their seats last week as they went unopposed in their bids for reelection, setting the stage for the August primary election.

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Hob Nob brings Orange and Seminole candidates to UCF

Hob Nob comes to UCF

Before slipping papers in the ballot boxes, residents of Seminole and Orange counties can get a chance to grill their local politicians at the East Side Regional Hob Nob next week.

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Campaigning 101: Hopeful candidates learn election basics

Learning election basics

The group of Seminole County residents in the class represent all walks of life, ethnic backgrounds and viewpoints, but they all have one common goal: getting the most votes.

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Seminole County votes to add penny sales tax

One-cent tax passes

The votes are in: Seminole County residents will pay an additional penny in their sales tax for the next 10 years.