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Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.)


District: 19th District
Political Highlights: no previous office, ; U.S. House of Representatives, 2013-14
Born: April 20, 1976; Cincinnati,
Residence: Fort Myers
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Amy Radel; one child
Education: Loyola U. Chicago, B.A. 1999
Military Service: None
Start of Service: Elected: 2012 (1st term)
End of Service: Jan. 27, 2014
Committee Assignments: Foreign Affairs (Middle East & North Africa; Western Hemisphere); Transportation & Infrastructure (Aviation; Coast Guard & Maritime Transportation; Railroads, Pipelines & Hazardous Materials)

Election History
2012generalTrey Radel (R) 189,83362.0
Jim Roach (D) 109,74635.8
Brandon Smith (NPA) 6,6372.2
Roll Call Vitals


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

Rep. Trey Radel has no appearances on Sunday talk shows.

Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-Vt.) 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.