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Rep. Alcee L. Hastings (D-Fla.)


Biography
District: 20th District
Political Highlights: sought Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate, 1970; U.S. District Court judge, 1979-89; removed from U.S. District Court, 1989; Democratic nominee for Fla. secretary of state, 1990; U.S. House, 1993-present
Born: Sept. 5, 1936; Altamonte Springs, Fla.
Residence: Miramar
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Family: Divorced; three children
Education: Fisk U., B.A. 1958; Howard U., attended 1958-60; Florida A&M U., J.D. 1963
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 1992 (11th term)
Committee Assignments: Rules (Legislative & Budget Process - Ranking Member)

Election History
YearElectionCandidateVotes%
2014generalAlcee Hastings (D) 128,49881.6
Jay Bonner (R) 28,96818.4
2012generalAlcee Hastings (D) 214,72787.9
Randall Terry (NPA) 29,55312.1
Anthony Dutrow (WRI) 50.0
2010generalAlcee Hastings (D) 100,06679.1
Bernard Sansaricq (R) 26,41420.9
2008generalAlcee Hastings (D) 172,83582.2
Marion Thorpe (R) 37,43117.8
2006generalAlcee Hastings (D) 00.0
2004generalAlcee Hastings (D) 00.0
2002generalAlcee Hastings (D) 96,34777.5
Charles Laurie (R) 27,98622.5
2000generalAlcee Hastings (D) 89,17976.3
Bill Lambert (R) 27,63023.7
1998generalAlcee Hastings (D) 00.0
1996generalAlcee Hastings (D) 102,14673.5
Robert Brown (R) 36,89726.5
Edward Lievens () 210.0
1994generalAlcee Hastings (D) 00.0
1992generalAlcee Hastings (D) 84,24958.5
Ed Fielding (R) 44,80731.1
Al Woods (I) 14,87910.3
Roll Call Vitals

56th

on the House Seniority List

Fellow Florida Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) is 33rd.

2nd

Florida is 2nd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state.

Rep. Alcee L. Hastings has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) has the most appearances so far this year.











Roll Call and CQ Weekly use ratings assigned by the Rothenberg Political Report, which are defined as follows: SAFE: As of today, the party indicated is all but certain to win the seat. FAVORED: One candidate has a substantial advantage, but an upset is still possible. LEAN: The party indicated has the edge, but the outcome is less certain than for races rated as favored. TILT: The outcome is effectively regarded as a tossup for each of these highly competitive seats, although the party indicated has a slight edge. TOSSUP: Neither party has an edge in these contests.