The race for the special election to fill Florida House District 44 got off to a big start Tuesday, the day five candidates qualified for the ballot, as Republican John Newstreet‘s campaign held a fundraiser aides say pulled in almost $20,000 and attracted a bevy...

First-time candidate collects more than required petitions in District 44 special election, after less than a month as a candidate Orlando, Fla., (June 16, 2017) – John Newstreet has qualified for the Florida House District 44 special election, collecting 350 petitions, 54 more than what was...

Businessman and Kissimmee chamber of commerce executive John Newstreet has qualified by petition as a Republican candidate running in the special election to fill the Florida House District 44 opening for west Orange County. And in the same district, a second Democratic candidate now has filed,...

Newstreet Challenges Other Candidates to Provide Fundraising Totals to Give Voters Transparency in Special Election Orlando, Fla., (June 13, 2017) –John Newstreet announced today that he raised $30,574 over the first 11 days of his campaign, an impressive total considering the period included Memorial Day. The...

Orlando Republican John Newstreet, chief executive officer of the Kissimmee/Osceola County Chamber of Commerce and a former aide to U.S. Sens. Mel Martinez and Marco Rubio, announced he’s entering the House District 44 race going to a special election this summer. “I’m honored by the number of people in the community,...