West Park Mayor Eric Jones is the father of Shevrin Jones, a Broward County commission candidate in 2010.



Lauderdale Lakes City Manager Jonathan Allen is the son of Broward lobbyist W. George Allen.



Former Broward-Dade state Sen. Dan Gelber is the son of former judge and Miami Beach Mayor Seymour Gelber.



Former U.S. Rep. Kendrick Meek of Broward-Dade’s District 17 was elected to the seat his mother, U.S. Rep. Carrie Meek, held.



State Sen.

Nan Rich’s daughter is Broward School Board member

Laurie Levinson.



State Rep. Perry Thurston’s uncle, Ken Thurston, is a Lauderhill city commissioner.