Al Lawson’s First Jacksonville Town Hall Leaves Unanswered Questions – Florida Politics
Al Lawson‘s first Jacksonville town hall leaves unanswered questions – Florida Politics
For U.S. Rep. Al Lawson, 2017 is show and prove time — especially for the eastern part of his district.
Lawson, who beat Corrine Brown in last year’s Democratic primary before rolling to a general election win against a perennial also-ran Republican candidate, has had difficulty messaging to Jacksonville.
Speculation abounds that former Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown is looking at the seat, along with other politicians with strong local bases.
Other Jacksonville politicians may be looking as well. They won’t discuss it on the record. But when the notebook is closed, they have plenty to say — and plenty of …