Miriam "Mimi" Planas, co-director of Log Cabin Republicans of Miami, has just posted on Facebook that she's running for office:
Dear Facebook Friends:
Just wanted to let all of my friends know that I have decided to run for Miami Dade County Community Council, District 10 - At Large.
I have filed the paper work yesterday and am all set to enter the race. I stand ready make a difference in our local community and do the best I can to represent the people that will hopefully put me in office.
Will keep you posted!