Wednesday, November 07, 2012

FAMUans cross finish line of 2012 election season

Numerous FAMU alumni were among the public office hopefuls who eagerly awaited yesterday evening’s election results. Here’s how they fared:

Alcee Hastings won reelection to the Twenty-Third Congressional District of Florida.

Corrine Brown won reelection to the Third Congressional District of Florida.

Al Lawson lost his bid for the Second Congressional District of Florida  seat.

State Rep. Dwight Bullard (pictured) won the state Senate District 39 race, claiming the seat formerly held by his mother.

Bobby Powell officially sealed his victory in the race for state House District 88.

Torey Alston lost his runoff for the Broward County School Board District 5 seat.

Keon Hardemon lost his bid for the Miami-Dade County Commision District 3 seat.

Back during its coverage of the August contests, Rattler Nation omitted the victory of Oliver G. Gilbert, III, the new mayor of Miami Gardens.

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