Is David Rivera's Claim He Hasn't Seen Pro-Cuban Trade Business Man in Years Disproved By His Own Website?
However other politicians told the paper that two are close.
"They're not only friends but they're good friends," said state Rep. Juan Zapata.
Now one of Riveria's republican primary rivals for the seat, Marili Cancio is circulating a video claiming that Pereda can be seen in the background of a video on Rivera's own website.
It's hard to tell if that blurry face is actually Pereda's, but it would be hilarious if Rivera's claim is disproved by his own campaign material.