We’re going to talk about some of the races in Broward County.READ MORE: With Topic To Be Discussed At Special Meeting, Broward School Board Chair Says She’ll Vote Again In Favor Of Mandatory Masks
This is the first election since the massacre at Stoneman Douglas and it is clear that tragedy is having an impact on a variety of races.
Let’s start with the school board race in Broward.READ MORE: ‘This Is About Freedom’: Republican Leaders Gather At Versailles For Another Cuba Rally
We have the mother of one of the Parkland victims and the father of another both running for a seat.
Lori Alhadeff’s daughter, Alyssa, and Ryan Petty’s daughter, Alaina, were among the 17 who died on February 14th of this year.MORE NEWS: ‘2 Steps Forward, 1 Step Back’: South Florida Businesses Feeling Effects Of COVID Resurgence
DeFede is also joined by David Smiley, a reporter with the Miami Herald covering politics, and Marc Caputo, a senior writer with Politico.