Dianne Williams-Cox

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Rep. Alan Williams (D-Tallahassee) moved one step closer to taking the House District 8 seat, after defeating fellow Democrat Dianne Williams-Cox in the August primary election Tuesday. While his victory isn’t set, he still congratulated by a number of people, including another winner of the night:  Republican-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist.

Surrounded by family, friends, and supporters, Williams celebrated his victory over Williams-Cox at the Double Tree hotel in Tallahassee.

Perspectives: Florida House District Eight

Aug 6, 2014
Florida House of Representatives, Diane Williams-Cox

The two contenders facing off in the August 26th Democratic Primary Election, challenger Dianne Williams-Cox and incumbent Alan Williams, talk about their legislative philosophies and qualifications for the house seat representing all of Gadsden and part of Leon counties.