Radel seeks redemption

Townhall.com Staff
Posted: Nov 22, 2013 9:29 AM
FORT MYERS, Fla. — The walls seem like they’re closing in on Rep. Trey Radel. But for now, the freshman Republican — who pleaded guilty Wednesday to cocaine possession after a federal drug sting — appears determined to fight for political survival in his solidly red district here in southwest Florida, despite the scathing criticism and intense skepticism from national and local Republicans.