Special Election To Be Held Tuesday To Replace Cocaine CongressmanFive months after former U.S. Rep. Trey Radel resigned following his arrest on a cocaine-possession charge, voters in Lee and Collier counties will choose his replacement in a special election Tuesday.
Report: Mack Won't Run For Vacant Congressional SeatFormer Congressman Connie Mack said Wednesday that he will not seek the seat vacated this week by former Congressman Trey Radel, according to the News-Press of Ft. Myers.
Cocaine Congressman Trey Radel ResignsRepublican Trey Radel, who achieved infamy after pleading guilty to cocaine-possession charges in Washington, will resign his Congressional seat, CBS News has confirmed.
Congressman Radel Back On Capitol Hill After Cocaine Bust Florida Congressman Trey Radel returned to Capitol Hill this week for the first time since pleading guilty last fall to cocaine possession, being sentenced to a year of probation, and entering a rehab facility.
Rep. Radel Ready To Get Back To CongressAfter his stint in rehab, a Florida congressman who pleaded guilty to cocaine possession said he’s ready to get back to work.
Florida Rep. Radel Ends Month Long Hiatus From TwitterA South Florida congressman caught trying to buy cocaine in an undercover sting operation ended his month long, self imposed, hiatus from social media. On Christmas, Rep. Trey Radel posted a thank you to his supporters on Twitter.
Fla. Governor Says Cocaine Congressman To ResignFlorida Republican Chairman Lenny Curry said Monday evening that U.S Representative Trey Radel should resign his position after his conviction for buying cocaine in the nation’s capital.
Cocaine Bust Derails Fledgling GOP Congressman From the outset, U.S. Rep. Trey Radel — a brash and digitally savvy darling of the political right — was determined to make a name for himself. And so he has.