Former pro-wrestling referee Drake Wuertz files to run in HD 30

Scott Powers

Scott Powers is an Orlando-based political journalist with 30+ years’ experience, mostly at newspapers such as the Orlando Sentinel and the Columbus Dispatch. He covers local, state and federal politics and space news across much of Central Florida. His career earned numerous journalism awards for stories ranging from the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster to presidential elections to misplaced nuclear waste. He and his wife Connie have three grown children. Besides them, he’s into mystery and suspense books and movies, rock, blues, basketball, baseball, writing unpublished novels, and being amused. Email him at [email protected].


  • Florida Voice for the Unborn

    August 10, 2021 at 11:45 am

    Florida definitely needs BOLD pro-life champions like Drake Wuertz in our state Legislature! The status quo on abortion is completely unacceptable.

  • Matthew Lusk

    August 10, 2021 at 3:17 pm

    Please don’t characterize killing an unborn child as a healthcare choice. It’s murder to kill a human being. Even if you have been raped. It’s not your body, it’s your baby’s body.

  • Harley Funk

    August 10, 2021 at 11:46 pm

    Everyone wants to talk about his referee background but not mention his death match background. How does rolling around in thumbtacks and barbed wire qualify anyone for politics? Seriously, google search Drake Younger death match wrestler and tell me this is the kind of candidate we should vote for.

    • Harley Funk

      August 10, 2021 at 11:50 pm

      Florida can do so much better than this guy.

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