Tea Party groups tell Palin "she's wrong!"
Local activists upset with Palin supporting Benaquisto
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Some tea party members are not happy with Sarah Palin's decision to support congressional candiate Lizbeth Benacquisto in the special GOP primary to replaced disgraced Republican Trey Radel.
Benacquisto, Clawson and Paige Kreegel three of the four Republicans running for the District 19 congressional seat which represents all of Lee county and coastal Collier county in the U.S. House of Representatives.
The fourth is aviation specialist Michael Dreikorn.
The Republicans will face off in the April 22nd GOP special election primary.
The winner will face Democrat April Freeman and Libertarian Ray Netherwood in the special general election on June 24th.
You must register to vote by May 26 to vote in the special general election.
Governor Scott set the dates for the special election after Republican Tre Radel resigned from Congress halfway through his two year term after he was busted for buying cocaine from an undercover officer.