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Last updated Sep. 08, 2014

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Rep. Sandy Adams (R-Fla.)


Biography
District: 24th District
Political Highlights: Fla. House, 2002-10
Born: Dec. 14, 1956; Wyandotte, Mich.
Residence: Orlando
Religion: Episcopalian
Family: Husband, John H. Adams; three children
Education: Columbia College, Orlando, B.A. 2000
Military Service: Air Force, 1974-75
Start of Service: Elected: 2010 (1st term)
Committee Assignments: Judiciary (Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security & Investigations; Intellectual Property, Competition & the Internet); Science, Space & Technology (Oversight; Space)

Election History
YearElectionCandidateVotes%
2010generalSandy Adams (R) 146,12959.6
Suzanne Kosmas (D) 98,78740.3
Nick Ruiz (WRI) 1150.0
Roll Call Vitals

2nd

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

Rep. Sandy Adams 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.