St. Petersburg, Florida -- Ahead of January's primary. The group gathered at the St. Pete Yacht Club for a forum hosted by the Tiger Bay Club Friday.
In attendance were Republicans David Jolly, Kathleen Peters and Mark Bircher and Democrat Alex Sink was there as was Libertarian candidate Lucas Overby.
10 News got to ask some of the candidates about the affordable healthcare.
Click on the video above to hear what the candidates had to say.
The Republican candidates face off in the primary Jan. 14. The special election is March 11.