Democratic challenger in newly red south Palm Beach County district posts $80K in contributions

A Democratic challenger trying to turn House District 91 blue raised more than $80,000 in the last quarter, lapping the incumbent’s fundraising.

Boca Raton lawyer Jay Shooster collected $84,355 in his bid to unseat freshman Republican Rep. Peggy Gossett-Seidman of Highland Beach for the period that ended Sept. 30. She added $12,500 in the same time frame.

Shooster is attempting to retake the south Palm Beach County House district that flipped into the Republicans’ column in 2022.

Shooster has added more than $370,000 to his campaign overall. That includes donations to his personal campaign account and his political committee, Future Leaders

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