Mercury. Gemini. Apollo... Orion. It's about time.
Even after John Mica shut down the government!
Somebody wake up John Mica.
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Wes Neuman is all about LOVE. John Mica is all about HATE. It's that simple.
...Some remain undaunted. Guys such as Wes Neuman — a 27-year-old Democrat and former defense-contractor employee who is also challenging Mica.
"It's definitely an uphill battle," Neuman said. "But it's a battle worth fighting. I want to make sure democracy is fulfilled."
Amen, Wes. I give Neuman and the others credit for trying. And I'm going to make a point of learning and sharing more about the challengers' campaigns as the season goes on — simply because I like competitive races.
...U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, has served in Congress since 1993 and represents District 7, which consists of Southwest Volusia County and parts of Seminole and Orange counties.
Three other Republicans qualified for the race: Don Oehlrich of Longwood, Kelly Shirley of Winter Park and David Smith of Winter Springs. The winner of the Aug. 26 Republican primary will face 27-year-old Democrat Wes Neuman of Longwood...