U.S. Representative Val Demings to vie for Republican Marco Rubio’s Senate seat

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By Gabriella Borter WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Representative Val Demings, a Florida Democrat who gained national prominence as one of the House managers in President Donald Trump’s first impeachment trial, launched a campaign on Wednesday to run for Republican Marco Rubio’s U.S. Senate seat next year. Demings, who previously served as Orlando’s first female police chief, has represented Florida’s 10th Congressional District, which includes parts of Orlando, in the U.S. House of Representatives since 2017. As one of the House’s impeachment managers in Trump’s first impeachment, Demings argued…

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