July 30, 2014

Rep. Kathy Castor (D-Fla.)

  • District: 14th District, Tampa, south St. Petersburg
  • Residence: Tampa
  • Born: August 20, 1966; Miami, Fla.
  • Religion: Presbyterian
  • Family: Husband, Bill Lewis; two children
  • Education: Emory U., B.A. 1988 (political science); Florida State U., J.D. 1991
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Democratic nominee for Fla. Senate, 2000; Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners, 2002-06; U.S. House, 2007-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2006 (4th term)
  • Committee Assignments: Budget; Energy & Commerce (Energy & Power; Health; Oversight & Investigations)
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State Information: 14th District, Tampa, south St. Petersburg

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Kathy Castor (D) 197,121 70.2%
Evelio Otero (R) 83,480 29.8%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 65% Mitt Romney: 34%
2008 Barack Obama: 66% John McCain: 34%