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DEMOCRAT FOR CONGRESS, DISTRICT 27

MEET MARY

“I’m running for Congress because I believe our politics and our politicians have gotten too small and the challenges we face are too big.”
– Mary Barzee Flores

Mary Barzee Flores was born in Miami’s Jackson Memorial Hospital. Her father, Austin Barzee, was a veteran of World War II, and managed a fish and tackle store in Miami. Her mother, Margaret, was an Air Force officer in the Korean War, and a registered nurse.

Mary grew up in a small house outside of Little Havana, just blocks from the Flagler Dog Track, with her brother, Bill, and sister, Anastasia. The Barzee siblings attended Miami-Dade public schools and Mary graduated from Coral Gables High.

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Mary on Facing South Florida: The MeToo Movement

Mary was featured on Jim DeFede’s MeToo Movement story on Facing South Florida. DeFede said,”The #MeToo movement is going to be a major factor in the 2018/2020 elections. And anyone who doesn’t think so is living in denial.”

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