Ex-Wellington Mayor rescinds endorsement in PBC Commission race, endorses former colleague’s rival

Bob Margolis had served on the Wellington Village Council with Matt Willhite and endorsed him, but then changed his mind.

The former Wellington Mayor, who served on Wellington Village Council with Rep. Matt Wilhite, has withdrawn his endorsement for Willhite in the four-way Palm Beach County Commission race.

Instead, former Mayor Bob Margolis has announced he’s endorsing Willhite’s chief rival in the race to represent western Palm Beach County: Michelle Oyola McGovern, who’s in her first bid for elected office.

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