Alex Penelas sat down with Jim DeFede to explain why he’s in the race to get his old job back as Miami-Dade County mayor.

He also talked about why he’s best suited and what he would do to manage crises, such as the coronavirus pandemic.

DeFede also pressed him on controversies during his time as mayor and the missteps of the half-penny sales tax program he pushed for.

GUEST: Alex Penelas, Candidate For Miami-Dade Mayor