Two-term Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R-Miami), who fared poorly in the mid-decade redistricting plan the Florida state Supreme Court enacted before the last election yet still won impressively last November, has drawn his first 2018 opponent. Defeated state Senate candidate Debbie Mucarsel-Powell, a consulting firm president, announced yesterday her congressional candidacy. The Democratic nature of this South Florida district yields the type of seat that must be in play if the party is to have any chance of unseating the Republican majority.
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