Michael Van Hoek was a Democratic candidate for the 9th Congressional District of Florida
Michael Van Hoek is a Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 9th Congressional District (map) of Florida. He was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Rep. Gus Bilirakis (R-Fla.). The primary will take place on August 26, 2008. He lost in primary elections which took place on August 26, 2008. 
Van Hoek was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge Rep. Gus Bilirakis (R-Fla.) in the 2008 congressional elections. He lost in primary elections which took place on August 26, 2008. 
Money in politics
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Committees and affiliations
Van Hoek will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.
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