FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION
WOMEN’S REPUBLICAN CLUB OF MIAMI, FEDERATED TO HOST
CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT 23 DEBATE
Five candidates compete in the race to out-seat Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz.
(Miami, FL – April 2012) – The Women’s Republican Club of Miami, Federated,
will host a 23rd Congressional District of Florida Republican Candidate’s Debate
at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 26, 2012 at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus
located at 415 N.E. 2nd Avenue, Room No. 6001, Miami.
A reception will take place immediately following the debate. ‘‘
The 23rd Congressional District of Florida will hold what will prove to be a
heated election for the U.S. House of Representatives seat on November 6, 2012.
Five Republican candidates will compete in the primaries to ultimately run to
out-seat incumbent Debbie Wasserman Schultz.
“This debate will help Republicans choose the best candidate to take on one
of the highest-profile advocates for the flawed, liberal policies of the Obama Administration — Debbie Wasserman Schultz. It’s an important race and I offer
my best wishes to each of the candidates for a successful, spirited and substantive debate!” says Ben Powell, Chairman of the Republican Party of Miami-Dade County.
The candidates participating in the congressional race moderated by CBS
News Anchor Eliott Rodriguez are: Osvaldo deFaria, Jr.; Juan Eliel Garcia;
Karren Harrington; Joe Kaufman; and Carl Mathiesen.
“This debate will afford us an opportunity to meet and engage with a qualified
slate of Republican congressional candidates, any of them will better represent
our principles of limited government, reduced spending, family values and
personal liberty. Defeating Congresswoman Wasserman Schultz in November is
critical to changing the tone of discourse in our country and in the State of Florida”
states Marili Cancio, Vice President of the Women’s Republican Club of Miami, Federated.
Registration will begin at 6:30 p.m. The debate will run from 7:00 to 7:45 p.m.
A reception will follow with the opportunity for attendees to meet the
For more information, contact Angela Vazquez, President of the Women’s
Republican Club of Miami, Federated at (786) 344-2305.
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Collaboration: Ana Margarita Martinez