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Rep. Daniel Webster (R-Fla.)

  • District: 10th District, Central -- part of Orlando, Lake and Polk counties
  • Residence: Orlando
  • Born: April 27, 1949; Charleston, W.Va.
  • Religion: Baptist
  • Family: Wife, Sandy Webster; six children
  • Education: Georgia Institute of Technology, B.E.E. 1971
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Fla. House, 1980-98 (minority leader pro tempore, 1992-94; minority leader, 1994-96; speaker, 1996-98); Fla. Senate, 1998-2008 (majority leader, 2006-08); U.S. House, 2011-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2010 (2nd term)
  • Committee Assignments: Rules (Legislative & Budget Process; Rules & the Organization of the House); Transportation & Infrastructure (Aviation; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials; Water Resources & Environment)
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State Information: 10th District, Central -- part of Orlando, Lake and Polk counties

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Daniel Webster (R) 164,649 51.7%
Val Demings (D) 153,574 48.2%
Naipaul Seegolam (WRI) 46 0%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 46% Mitt Romney: 54%
2008 Barack Obama: 48% John McCain: 52%




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