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Lopez-Cantera announces support from 14 South Florida lawmakers



Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera on Tuesday announced endorsements from more than a dozen South Florida Republican lawmakers.

The Miami Republican is running in the primary to replace Marco Rubio in the U.S. Senate.

Included in Tuesday's list of endorsements is every Republican in the state Legislature who represents some portion of Miami-Dade. Here's the full list:

Sens. Miguel Diaz de la Portilla, R-Miami; Anitere Flores, R-Miami; and Rene Garcia, R-Hialeah. Reps. Frank Artiles, R-Miami; Bryan Avila, R-Hialeah; Michael Bileca, R-Miami; Jose Diaz, R-Miami; Manny Diaz Jr., R-Hialeah; Erik Fresen, R-Miami; George Moraitis, R-Fort Lauderdale; Jeanette Nunez, R-Miami; Jose Oliva, R-Hialeah; Holly Raschein, R- Key Largo; and Carlos Trujillo, R-Doral.

[Last modified: Tuesday, December 15, 2015 8:57am]


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