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Rene Plasencia collected nearly $32,000 in a day

Whoever he's running against, the Orlando Republican will have some money. It remains unclear who Rep. Rene Plasencia will face in a Senate race next year. But he just pulled in nearly $32,000 to use in the campaign. The Orlando Republican reported $31,860 in contributions last month, all raised in...
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Angel Perry Running to Replace Outgoing State Rep. Rene Plasencia

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN) – Republican Angelique “Angel” Perry has filed paperwork Wednesday to run for Florida House of Representatives’ District 50 seat, which cover parts of Orange and Brevard counties, according to the Florida Division of Elections website. Perry, who is African American and a longtime union organizer in Central...
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Smaller Orlando restaurants could serve booze under Rene Plasencia bill

Local regulations would ease regulations in the city’s historic districts. Smaller restaurants in Orlando’s historic, urban business centers could have an easier time obtaining state licenses to serve alcohol under a local bill offered by Rep. Rene Plasencia. His proposal aims to cut some slack for restaurants that open in...
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Linda Stewart, Rene Plasencia file to run in SD 13

Redistricting will tell if Stewart, Plasencia actually face off. Republican Rep. Rene Plasencia has filed to run for Senate District 13 in Orange County. Incumbent Democratic Sen. Linda Stewart filed for reelection last week. That potentially creates a marquee race between two popular, veteran lawmakers in the 2022 election. However,...