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Florida Matters: 13th Congressional District Special Election - David Jolly

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Lottie Watts
David Jolly with WUSF's Craig Kopp

The late C.W. "Bill" Young served in Congress for more than four decades. A special election will be held March 11 to decide who will replace him.

Republican David Jolly is running against Democrat Alex Sink and Libertarian Lucas Overby to fill the open seat in 13th Congressional District, which covers most of Pinellas County.

Jolly spent most of his career working for Congressman Young, most recently as his general counsel. Jolly has also has worked as a consultant, lawyer and lobbyist.

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Lottie Watts is our Florida Mattersproducer, and she also covers health and health policy for.