As we look ahead to November’s elections, New Port Richey Patch is devoted to bringing you the information you need about every race in our area of West Pasco. Municipal elections are already over this year for New Port Richey, so we're looking at county, state and federal races.
Here are several that locals are already talking about:
President Barack Obama: The president’s run for reelection has
GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney: The former Massachusetts governor has focusing most of his comments on the economy.
Pasco County Sheriff: for the post Sheriff Chris Nocco was appointed to last year.
Pasco Superintendent of Schools: faces Kenneth W. Benson, Kurt S. Browning, Edward P. Collins and Kathy Lambert.
Pasco County Property Appraiser: Mike Wells has run unopposed for the past 15 years. This election, there are two other candidates on the ballot: and Allison S. Newlon.
State Senate: his bid for re-election on June 12. State Rep. John Legg, a Port Richey Republican, is now gaining momentum,
Stay with Patch throughout election season for updates on these races and others affecting West Pasco.