Conservatives Rally Around Grant

(Tampa, FL) James Grant has officially filed with the Department of Elections to run for the Florida House of Representatives in District 47. Born and raised in the district, James is running to help create economic, professional, and educational opportunities for all Floridians. Asked why he’s running, James responded:

“I want to make sure that Florida is a state using taxpayer dollars as efficiently as possible, a state that provides solid educational options and the opportunity for all children to excel, and a state that encourages new business development while allowing current businesses to thrive.”

James is a third generation Tampa resident who attended Tampa Jesuit, holds a Marketing degree with a Political Science minor from Auburn University, and a J.D. from Stetson University College of Law. He currently works at The Grant Law Group, a firm founded by his brother, John A. Grant, III.

James currently serves on the Board of Directors for General Norman Schwarzkopf’s Children’s Home Sporting Clays Classic charity event and has supported the organization for more than ten years. Additionally, he serves on the Board of Directors for an annual charity event benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

James is a supporter of Ducks Unlimited, a world leader in wetlands conservation, and is an active member in the Tampa Bay One-Hundred Chapter. Additionally, he is a member of the Coastal Conservation Association and is an active member of Idlewild Baptist Church in Lutz.