Election qualifying paperwork? D’oh!!!!
by George Bennett | July 29th, 2009
Opening a campaign and actually qualifying for a spot on the ballot are two different things in Florida. The distinction can confuse ordinary citizens or first-time candidates. It also tripped up former Democratic state Rep. James Henry “Hank” Harper Jr. on Tuesday, even though he’s been through the qualifying process three times before.
Click here to read how Harper failed to qualify for the special election to fill the state House District 84 seat.
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