José Javier Rodríguez: Florida State Senator & Democratic Candidate, US House, FL-27


On Saturday, February 17th, State Senator and Congressional candidate José Javier Rodriguez sat down with co-hosts Juan Cuba and Matt Mawhinney for a discussion about his values, his vision, and why he thinks he's the best candidate in District 27.

We talk about José's personal story, the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school and legislative responses, climate change, inequality, healthcare, and more.

As part of Drinks with Politicians, Juan and Matt are interviewing political candidates and incumbents across Florida and beyond, including all the Democratic candidates vying to replace Ileana Ros-Lehtinen in Congressional District 27.