Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried has officially launched a bid for governor.
According to the Florida Division of Elections’ candidate tracking system, Fried filed on June 1.
Fried is expected to make a formal announcement later Tuesday.
Fried is Florida’s only statewide elected democrat and has been a leading critic of Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Fried joins US. Rep and former Gov. Charlie Crist in seeking the democratic nomination.
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