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JAX Chamber President Daniel Davis enters race for Jacksonville mayor

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Jacksonville Daily Record
JAX Chamber President Daniel Davis.

JAX Chamber President Daniel Davis officially entered the race for Jacksonville mayor by filing Thursday as a candidate after raising millions of dollars he can use for a run in the 2023 election.

Davis, a Republican, has been widely expected to run for mayor. He has raised about $4.3 million since January 2021 through his political committee Building a Better Economy.

"I'll take on the toughest challenges and seize our biggest opportunities because the hard-working people of Jacksonville deserve the same chance I had to succeed in this great city," Davis said in a statement announcing his candidacy.

Read the rest of this story at WJCT News partner The Florida Times-Union.