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WSVN: Broward state legislator moderates Biden’s virtual town hall

(WSVN) – Joe Biden, the presumptive democratic nominee for president, held a virtual town hall, and a Broward state representative moderated the former vice president’s chat with front line workers of the coronavirus pandemic. State Rep. Shevrin Jones, D-Broward County, moderated Biden’s virtual town hall on Wednesday. Jones would introduced various front line workers with …

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Florida Politics: “Pembroke Pines Mayor endorses Shevrin Jones in SD 35”

Pembroke Pines Mayor Frank Ortis says he’s endorsing Rep. Shevrin Jones as Jones seeks a Senate seat in 2020. Jones is one of six candidates seeking to replace term-limited Sen. Oscar Braynon II in Senate District 35. Jones currently represents House District 101, which spans Pembroke Pines, West Park and Hallandale Beach. “We face challenging times as a county, state, and country, and …

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Florida Politics: “Alcee Hastings endorses Shevrin Jones in SD 35”

U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings of Florida’s 20th Congressional District is endorsing Shevrin Jones in the Democratic primary for Senate District 35. Hastings backed Jones over his four Democratic opponents. Jones, who currently represents House District 101, is competing in a packed field to replace term-limited Sen. Oscar Braynon II. “I’m proud to support Shevrin Jones because he has a proven …

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Florida Politics: “Perry Thurston endorses Shevrin Jones in SD 35 contest”

It’s another signal that state Democrats are getting behind Jones’ candidacy. Sen. Perry Thurston says he’s backing current Rep. Shevrin Jones as Jones pursues the open seat in Senate District 35. Jones is one of five Democrats competing in the left-leaning district. Serial candidate Josue Larose has also filed as a Republican. Thurston’s support is another signal that state Democrats are …

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Florida Politics: “Debbie Wasserman Schultz endorses Shevrin Jones in SD 35”

The Shevrin Jones Senate campaign continued its strong start in 2020 by securing the endorsement of U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida’s 23rd Congressional District. Jones is one of five Democrats competing for the nomination in Senate District 35. The Wasserman Schultz endorsement adds to current SD 35 Sen. Oscar Braynon II‘s decision to back Jones as his successor. …

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Florida Politics: “Oscar Braynon II backs Shevrin Jones as SD 35 successor”

Jones is one of six candidates vying to replace Braynon, who is term-limited in 2020. State Sen. Oscar Braynon II is endorsing state Rep. Shevrin Jones as his successor in Senate District 35. Jones is one of six candidates vying to replace Braynon, who is term-limited in 2020. Jones has been the strongest fundraiser among the SD 35 candidates. Braynon’s decision …

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Florida Politics: “LGBTQ Victory Fund backs Shevrin Jones in SD 35”

State Rep. Shevin Jones is announcing support from another pro-LGBTQ group Wednesday, as LGBTQ Victory Fund is backing Jones’ 2020 bid to move to the Florida Senate. Back in July, Jones secured the endorsement of Equality Florida Action PAC, courtesy of the group’s very first endorsement of the 2020 cycle. Now, LGBTQ Victory Fund is supporting Jones’ campaign for Senate …

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Florida Politics: “Equality Florida makes first 2020 endorsement, backs Shevrin Jones bid in SD 35”

Equality Florida Action PAC, a group which seeks to support candidates who back the LGBTQ movement, is endorsing Democratic Rep. Shevrin Jones as he pursues a move to the Senate. A release from the group says this is its first endorsement of the 2020 cycle. “Rep. Shevrin Jones’ campaign for Senate District 35 is unequivocally the top …

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