MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A new poll shows Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez leading the 2016 mayoral race.READ MORE: South Florida Family Encourages Booster Shots After Vaccinated Relative Dies Of COVID-19
The latest survey by Bendixen & Amandi International showed Gimenez leading over challenger Raquel Regalado.READ MORE: 'Unacceptable,' South Florida Haitian Leaders Outraged Over What Happened In Del Rio, Texas
Regalado is the daughter of Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado and a Miami-Dade County School Board member.
Of the 600 county voters polled, 40 percent chose Gimenez, and 17 percent chose RegaladoMORE NEWS: COVID-19 Death Toll Tops 53,000 In Florida
Forty-three percent of respondents opted not to pick a candidate.