Rebekah Jones fundraises to appeal CD 1 ballot removal

Rebekah Jones was removed from the 1st Congressional District ballot, but that hasn’t stopped her from requesting donations to fund a legal appeal.

Following a complaint from her Democratic Primary opponent, Leon Circuit Court Judge John Cooper on Friday disqualified Jones from running because she had not been a registered Democrat for 365 days before qualifying as a candidate for Congress. In a fundraising email with the subject “We need your help to get rid of Matt Gaetz and Ron DeSantis,” the former Department of Health (DOH) data curator called on supporters to help pay for the high legal fees to continue

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