Gimenez backs Miami Lakes mayor’s reelection bid
10/14/2012 12:00 AM
10/12/2012 7:40 PM
Miami Lakes Mayor Michael Pizzi has notched a key endorsement in his bid for reelection — that of Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez.
“Michael is a great representative and a proper steward of our community,” Gimenez said in statement last week.
The endorsement itself is not surprising: Pizzi, who is running against former Miami Lakes Mayor Wayne Slaton, has been a Gimenez supporter.
Pizzi also released a statement week, saying he was “extremely proud” to receive the county mayor’s endorsement.
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