FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Vice President Dick Cheney is visiting the Panhandle to raise money for U.S. Rep. Jeff Miller.
Cheney will be in Fort Walton Beach Friday. He will be speaking at the Northwest Florida Fairgrounds to also raise campaign funds for the National Republican National Committee.
Attendees paid $100 each, or $2,000 for two people and a photo opportunity with the vice president.
Miller, a Republican from Chumuckla, is seeking a fourth term in office. His district covers Escambia, Santa Rosa and Okaloosa counties.
Miller is up against Democratic contenders James E. Bryan and Robert Crockett Peterman II, and Independent Joe Roberts.
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