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Who Really Represents Florida?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL-18)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|ROS-LEHTINEN, Ileana, a Representative from Florida; born Ileana Ros in Havana, Cuba, July 15, 1952; A.A., Miami-Dade Community College, Miami, Fla., 1972; B.A., Florida International University, Miami, Fla., 1975; M.S., Florida International University, Miami, Fla., 1987; Ed.D University of Miami, Miami, Fl., 2004; founder, Eastern Academy; member of the Florida state house of representatives, 1982-1986; member of the Florida state senate, 1986-1989; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred First Congress by special election to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United States Representative Claude D. Pepper; reelected to the eight succeeding Congresses (August 29, 1989-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||64.73 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||214 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||341 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||99 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||63 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||376 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 29,227|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 6,963|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 641,968|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||32.20 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 155,086|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 756,173|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 172,941|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||27.50 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 793,332|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||22.70 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 113,215|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 45,311|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 196,757|