Red Millennial has learned through a credible source that conservative activist and retired Secret Service agent Dan Bongino is actively considering a bid for the US Senate in Florida. The seat is being vacated by Sen. Marco Rubio, who is a presidential candidate and will not run for reelection.
“This race needs a shakeup,” Bongino wrote on his Facebook page. “We cannot lose this seat.”
Florida CFO Jeff Atwater has repeatedly ruled out a bid of his own, leaving the race with no clear frontrunner. Recent polling shows the most popular Republican accrues just nine percent of the vote, stoking fears of a weak field.
According to our source, Bongino will make a decision by the new year. Recent electoral trends indicate that political outsiders have momentum going into 2016, and Bongino certainly fits that mold.
Dan Bongino was the 2012 Republican nominee for Senate in Maryland when he was defeated by Sen. Ben Cardin, and he nearly…
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