Andrea Perdomo


Andrea Perdomo is a reporter for WGCU News. She started her career in public radio as an intern for the Miami-based NPR station, WLRN. Andrea graduated from Florida International University, where she was a contributing writer for the student-run newspaper, The Panther Press, and was also a member of the university's Society of Professional Journalists chapter. 

Once polls have closed in Southwest Florida, election boards will begin counting ballots. Here is how to check the results in the state and also your county. 

Amendment 3

Nov 1, 2018
Andrea Perdomo / WGCU NEWS

The business of betting has a lot riding on the upcoming midterm election. Proposed Amendment 3 is a measure on the ballot that may give Florida voters the final say on if and where casinos will be built. 

Currently, the state legislature decides whether or not a new gambling facility will open.  Amendment 3 would have voters approve casino licensing throughout the state.

Supporters gathered early this morning outside Hertz Arena where Donald Trump will hold a rally to stump for republican candidates in Florida - including gubernatorial hopeful Ron DeSantis. A little over two miles away the Democratic lieutenant governor candidate held a press conference.

John Davis / WGCU

With less than a week to go before the midterm elections, President Donald Trump is planning a campaign stop in Estero tonight.

Amendment 13

Oct 30, 2018
Andrea Perdomo / WGCU NEWS

In order for card rooms to operate in Florida, they are required to have dog or horse racing or Jai Alai courts. Amendment 13 would end live greyhound racing in the state- while leaving the poker tables intact.