On Friday, NJDC Vice-Chair of Development Stephen Bittel became the new chairman of the Florida Democratic Party. Bittel, who is also longtime NJDC supporter, easily won the five-way race. He earned 55 percent of the vote, which was 614 votes, while second place contender Alan Clendenin won just 232 votes.
Bittel is the first Miami resident to lead the Florida Democrats in decades.
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