On April 20, 2017, Florida Senator Frank Artiles for District 40 resigned, prompting Governor Rick Scott to call for a special election to fill the vacant seat. The LWV Miami-Dade will be keeping voters informed with the latest updates and make sure they are election ready.
Jose Felix Diaz - Republican
Christian "He-Man" Schlaerth - No Party Affiliation
Annette Taddeo - Democrat
July 25, 2017 - Primary Election
September 13, 2017 - Candidate Forum at Coral Reef Senior High School
September 26, 2017 - Special Election for State Senate District 40