Rep. Jeff Miller to Run for Fla. Senate Seat: Roll Call

Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., will run for Senate seat presidential candidate Marco Rubio is vacating, Roll Call reports.

  • Miller’s campaign reserved domain name in April
  • Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera likely to join Rep. Ron DeSantis in seeking Republican nomination; among Democrats, Rep. Patrick Murphy running, Rep. Alan Grayson eyeing bid
  • Miller’s move will open seat in Fla’s 1st District, which includes Pensacola and is strongly Republican
  • Would also open chairmanship of House Veterans Affairs Cmte in 115th Congress