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Florida's 25th congressional district

Florida's 25th congressional district
Florida's 25th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Florida's 25th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Mario Diaz-Balart (RMiami)
Cook PVI R+6

Florida's 25th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of Florida. The district stretches from suburbs west of Miami west along the northern border of The Everglades along Alligator Alley to communities east of Naples and Marco Island.

The prior 25th district, from 2003 through 2012, stretched across a great swath of the Everglades and included parts of Collier, Miami-Dade, and Hendry counties. It took in the Miami-Dade municipalities of Homestead, Leisure City, and Cutler Bay.

The district is currently represented by Republican Mario Diaz-Balart.

List of representatives

Congress Representative Party Years Note
District created January 3, 2003
108th
109th
110th
111th
Mario Diaz-Balart Republican January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2011
First elected in 2002
Re-elected in 2004
Re-elected in 2006
Re-elected in 2008
Moved to the Florida's 21st congressional district and re-elected there
112th David Rivera Republican January 3, 2011 –
January 3, 2013
Elected in 2010
Redistricted to the 26th district and lost re-election there
113th
114th
Mario Diaz-Balart Republican January 3, 2013 –
present
Elected in 2012
Re-elected in 2014
Redistricted from the 21st district and won re-election here

Election results

Year Democratic Republican Other
2002 Annie Betancourt: 44,757 Mario Diaz-Balart: 81,845  
2004 Mario Diaz-Balart:
2006 Michael Caldarin: 43,168 Mario Diaz-Balart: 60,765  
2008 Joe Garcia: 115,820 Mario Diaz-Balart: 130,891
2010 Joe Garcia: 61,138 David Rivera: 74,859  
2012 Mario Diaz-Balart:

Election Results

2002

Florida's 25th Congressional District Election (2002)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mario Diaz-Balart* 81,845 64.65
Democratic Annie Betancourt 44,757 35.35
Total votes 126,602 100.00
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2004

Florida's 25th Congressional District Election (2004)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mario Diaz-Balart* ' 100.00
Total votes ' 100.00
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2006

Florida's 25th Congressional District Election (2006)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mario Diaz-Balart* 60,765 58.47
Democratic Michael Calderin 43,168 41.53
Total votes 103,933 100.00
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2008

Florida's 25th Congressional District Election (2008)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mario Diaz-Balart 130,891 53.05
Democratic Joe Garcia 115,820 46.95
Total votes 246,711 100.00
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2010

Florida's 25th Congressional District Election (2010)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican David Rivera 74,859 52.15
Democratic Joe Garcia 61,138 42.59
Independent Roly Arrojo 4,312 3.00
Independent Craig Porter 3,244 2.26
Total votes 143,553 100.00
Voter turnout %
Republican hold
  • NOTE: Rory Arrojo ran as a candidate on the Tea Party platform on the ballot.
  • NOTE: Craig Porter ran as a candidate on the Florida Whig Party platform on the ballot.

Living former Members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Florida's 25th congressional district

As of May 2015, there is one former member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Florida's 25th congressional district who is currently living at this time.

Representative Term of office Date of birth (and age)
David Rivera 2011–2013 (1965-09-16) September 16, 1965

Historical district boundaries

2003 - 2013
Former 25th district before redistricting reduced it to mostly Collier County, west Hendry, and the adjacent parts of Broward and Miami-Dade counties.

References

  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present

External links

  • Rep. David Rivera's Official House of Representatives Website

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