Mike Bennett sworn in as Manatee County's new election supervisor

January 9, 2013 

Mike Bennett on Tuesday was sworn in as Manatee County's new supervisor of elections by Bradenton Mayor Wayne Poston. Bennett, a former state legislator, was elected in November and replaces Bob Sweatt, who lead the elections office for 28 years. After Bennett, 68, was sworn in, he administered a similar oath of office to members of his new staff. Holding the Bible is Bennett's wife, Dee. MARC R. MASFERRER/Bradenton Herald.

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