Florida is ridiculed nation-wide for political and cultural backwardness, second only to Texas. Proof: a hero like Doug Hughes must come from a place that reveals how bad things really are.
Another reformer that polishes the Floridian tarnish is Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL). He is an out-spoken progressive. Keep your eye on him – he’s running for the Senate in 2016.
Grayson Leads GOP Hopefuls in Quinnipiac FL Senate Poll