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Democrat Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick Wins Election to Succeed Alcee Hastings

Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick (Campaign image via Facebook) Democrat Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick won the special election to succeed the late Representative Alcee Hastings (D., Fla.) in Florida’s 20th congressional district on Tuesday, according to a projection by the Associated Press. Cherfilus-McCormick, a progressive Democrat who campaigned on sending Americans a monthly $1,000 check, defeated Republican Jason Mariner, Libertarian…