Republican Anna Paulina Luna wins House race in Florida

Luna defeated Eric Lynn, a former Senior Advisor to President Obama
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Florida House candidate Anna Paulina Luna in Sugar Hill, Ga. Jan. 3, 2021.
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Republican Anna Paulina Luna is the projected winner of the House race in Florida's 13th district.

Luna, an Air Force veteran, had 53% of the vote with 95% of precincts reporting, according to the Associated Press.

Luna defeated Eric Lynn, a former senior advisor to President Barack Obama in the White House.

The seat was previously occupied by Democratic Rep. Charlie Crist, who ran against Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and was defeated.