Air Force veteran Anna Paulina Luna, who former President Donald Trump endorsed, beat Kevin Hayslett in Florida’s Republican primary election on Tuesday night.
Luna tweeted, “Thank you, Pinellas County! I look forward to representing you in Washington, DC, and delivering results for our community! President Trump… I kicked a** like you wanted me to.”
Notably, Luna took 44.3 percent of the vote, while Hayslett garnered 33.8 percent, with 95 percent reporting. A third candidate, Amanda Makki, took 17 percent of the vote.
In the November general election, Luna will face off against Democrat nominee Eric Lynn.
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