3rd term Democrat from Florida.
Marital Status: Married (Grace)
Prev. Occupation: Attorney
Prev. Political Exp.: FL House, 1972-78; US House, 1979-91; FL Treasurer, Insurance Commissioner, Fire Marshal, 1995-2001; US Senate, 2001-present
Military: USAR, 1965-71
Education: BA Yale University, 1965; JD University of Virginia, 1968
Birthplace: Miami, FL
Percentage in Last Election: 55%
Major Opponent: Connie Mack
Current Elected Office Contact Information
Washington, D.C. Office:716 Hart Senate Office Building,
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Current Elected Office Bills:
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|Bill Name||Cosponsor?||Send Message|
|S.492 - Protect the Guard and Reserve under the new retirement system||No|
|S.844 - Help injured reservists get Post-9/11 GI Bill credit||No|
|S.667 - Fix Call Up Orders for Guard and Reserve||No|
|S.422 - Support Blue Water Navy Veterans||Yes|
|S.66 - Support full concurrent receipt for disabled military retirees||No|