Al Lawson To Address Jacksonville City Council Tuesday – Florida Politics
Al Lawson to address Jacksonville City Council Tuesday – Florida Politics
Rep. Al Lawson will spend some of this week in Jacksonville, with plans to speak at the Tuesday evening meeting of the City Council.
The meeting, which begins at 5:00 p.m., will offer the Tallahassee Democrat his first opportunity to address Jacksonville’s 19 legislators.
Lawson, replacing Rep. Corrine Brown (who was noted for her ability to “deliver” for the district), faces challenges in terms of understanding the needs of the biggest city in his district — and one where he got roughly 20 percent of the vote in last August’s Democratic primary.
As there has been a persistent drumbeat of expectations …