Republican U.S. Congressman Connie Mack kept his seat in District 14 with 59 percent of the vote.
Republican Venice resident Nancy Detert becomes State Senator in District 23. She spent 8 years as a state representative.
Republican Paige Kreegel won Florida House seat district 72, Doug Holder won District 70 and Ken Roberson won District 71. Republican Nick Thompson retained his seat in the state House for District 73.
Bill Cameron is the next Charlotte County Sheriff. And Mike Scott remains Lee County’s Sheriff.
Collier voters passed a referendum to fund schools.
Incumbent U.S. Representative Mario Diaz-Balart, Republican of Miami retained his seat in District 25, which includes eastern Collier County.
Bob Janes, Frank Mann and Ray Judah remain on the Lee County Commission.
Wednesday, 05 November 2008 00:00
Local Race OutcomesWritten by Amy Tardif