In a recent national online meeting, the Modern Whig Party announced its first candidate for Congress. He is Paul McKain, and he is running Florida. The Whigs describe him:
About Paul C. McKain
McKain worked his way through college to earn his Bachelor of Science degree from Florida International University where he majored in Education and minored in Physical Sciences. Upon graduation, he taught for 3 ½ years then applied for and was selected to join Sunrise Florida Fire and Rescue Department where he worked for 23 years until his retirement in 2003. While off duty, McKain built and developed several businesses from the ground up, most recently working on a global scale culminating with the passage of legislation through the US Congress. Learn more about Paul McKain: www.PaulMcKain.com
The email announcing McKain’s candidacy also said that the party is vetting other candidates in other parts of the nation. The only other state mentioned with a possible candidate was New Jersey, and it was not made clear what office these candidates would be running for.