Special Election Set For Ford’s House District 2 Seat

April 4, 2013

Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday scheduled a May 14 special primary election and a June 11 special general election to replace Rep. Clay Ford, a Gulf Breeze Republican who died last month after a battle with cancer.

The elections will be in House District 2, which includes Pensacola, Gulf Breeze, Perdido Key and the remainder of the southern area of Escambia County.

For the May 14 primary election, registration books will close April 15, and early voting for the seat will be held Saturday, May 4 through Saturday, May 11.

Pictured top: This graphic shows House District 2.


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