July 31, 2014

Rep. Corrine Brown (D-Fla.)

  • District: 5th District, North central -- parts of Jacksonville, Gainesville, Orlando
  • Residence: Jacksonville
  • Born: November 11, 1946; Jacksonville, Fla.
  • Religion: Baptist
  • Family: Single; one child
  • Education: Florida A&M U., B.S. 1969 (sociology); Florida A&M U., M.A. 1971 (education); U. of Florida, Ed.S. 1974
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Candidate for Fla. House, 1980; Fla. House, 1982-92; U.S. House, 1993-present
  • Elected: Elected: 1992 (11th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Transportation & Infrastructure (Aviation; Coast Guard & Maritime Transportation; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials - Ranking Member); Veterans' Affairs (Health)
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State Information: 5th District, North central -- parts of Jacksonville, Gainesville, Orlando

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Corrine Brown (D) 190,472 70.8%
LeAnne Kolb (R) 70,700 26.3%
Eileen Fleming (NPA) 7,978 3%
Bruce Riggs (WRI) 3  
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 70% Mitt Romney: 29%
2008 Barack Obama: 71% John McCain: 29%