After the redistricting process earlier this year, Florida Senate District 7 now covers all of Clay, Bradford and Alachua counties.
With no incumbent in the race, Republican Rob Bradley and Democrat William Mazzola will compete in the November General Election.
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RESIDENCE: Green Cove Springs
FAMILY: Married with 3 children (16, 14, 11)
OCCUPATION: Managing partner/attorney, Kopelousos & Bradley, P.A.
EDUCATION: Juris Doctor, University of Florida; Bachelor of science in telecommunication, University of Florida
POLITICAL EXPERIENCE: Clay County Board of County Commissioners, 2007-2008; Board of Trustees, St. Johns River State College, 2009-present
WHAT DO YOU SEE AS THE TOP THREE ISSUES IN THIS RACE?
- Job Creation/Economy
HOW DO YOU THINK YOU CAN HELP VOTERS IN A WAY OTHERS IN THIS RACE CAN'T?
- "I am a conservative with a proven track record of support for less government, lower taxes and more freedom."
WHAT WOULD YOU HOPE TO BE REMEMBERED FOR ACCOMPLISHING AFTER SERVING IN THIS OFFICE?
- "As an effective leader that helped create job and improve Florida's economy."
POLITICAL EXPERIENCE: Presently attending University of Florida in environmental science/agricultural and natural resource law an political science
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