CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- State Representative Paige Kreegel will run for Congress. Kreegel filed paperwork to run for the seat currently held by Representative Trey Radel.
Kreegel is a physician from Charlotte County.
Representative Radel says he will return to Washington after pleading guilty to cocaine possession.
A number of prominent Republicans have called for Radel to resign.
Rep. Trey Radel is a former WINK-TV news anchor and conservative talk show host on 92.5 Fox News Radio in Fort Myers.