CONGRESSIONAL, SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATES WILL PRESENT POSITIONS IN JULY BEFORE THE AUGUST 30TH PRIMARY
The BWRC Luncheon will be held a week later than usual due to the Independence Day weekend. On the second Friday of the month, July 8, BWRC members will gather to hear candidates who are running to become the Republican nominee for the The United States Congress, District 13, a seat currently held by David Jolly.
Primary candidates Mark Bircher, Paul DeCailly, Will Leverson and Sharon Russ have all agreed to speak at the forum, assuming they qualify to appear on the ballot by the time of the luncheon. David Jolly is also a possibility.
A second forum will feature be the announced Republicans running for a position on the Pinellas County School Board, which is a non partisan race. The candidates, all of whom are facing opposition in the school board races are:
William "Bill" Dudley, District 1
Chris Hardman, District 4
Ken Peluso, District 4
Carol J. Cook, District 5
Michael A. "Mike" Petruccelli, District 5
U.S. CONRESSMAN DAVID JOLLY
Michael "Mike" Petruccelli