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Travis Hutson Transfers $300,000 from his House Re-election Campaign to the Special Election for Senate District 6

For Immediate Release

Thursday, November 13, 2014


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Travis Hutson Transfers $300,000 from his House Re-election Campaign to the Special Election for Senate District 6

St. Augustine, Fla. – Republican Candidate Travis Hutson today announced the he has officially redesignated his House Re-election Campaign account over to the Special Election for Florida Senate District 6.  The $300,000 transfer gives Hutson a head start and allows him to hit the ground running in the Special Election for Senate District 6, which will be held on January 27, 2015.

“We are excited to hit the ground running in my Special Election campaign for Senate District 6,” said Hutson.  “I look forward to delivering the message to Northeast Florida that I am the true Conservative in this race who is committed to reducing government waste and spending, improving our education system, and growing the economy and job base in Northeast Florida. I am passionate about our district, and it is important to me to help us continue to thrive, as well as enhance the future of Northeast Florida.”

Prior to running for the Special Election for Senate District 6, Hutson served in the Florida House of Representatives.  Hutson was elected to Florida House District 24, which includes Flagler County and parts of St. Johns and Volusia Counties, in 2012 and was subsequently re-elected.

While serving in the Florida House, Hutson championed crucial legislation for House District 24 and the state, focusing on the economy and public safety. In education, Hutson helped craft enhancements to Florida’s Career and Professional Education Act, responding to Florida’s critical workforce needs. Hutson closed loopholes in the release of sexual violent predators making Northeast Florida’s most vulnerable citizens safer. Also, Hutson improved the water quality in Florida, as he successfully carried Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam’s water policy reform in the Florida House.

Hutson works in his family’s business, assisting in property and agricultural management and local charitable giving.  He also sat on the board of directors for HandsOn Jacksonville and on the development committee for St. Augustine Youth Services and has been a member of the board of directors for EPIC in St. Johns County.  Previously, Hutson was a realtor with Watson Realty. In 2010, Hutson worked for Ambassador John Rood with the Vestcor Companies and specialized in sales and acquisitions, as well as analyzing financial data for incoming and outgoing deals. 

Hutson graduated from Lafayette College in Pennsylvania in 2007 with a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Business.   He resides in St Augustine with his wife, Tanya, and their daughter, Taylor.

For more information on the Travis Hutson for State Senate campaign, please visit, follow @TravisJHutson and like

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