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Cliff Stearns

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Cliff Stearns currently serves the 6th Congressional district of Florida

Clifford Bundy Stearns, a Republican, has represented the 6th District of Florida in the United States House of Representatives since 1989. (map)

Record and controversies

General information about important bills and votes for can be found in Congresspedia's articles on legislation. You can add information you find on how Cliff Stearns voted by clicking the "[edit]" link to the right and typing it in. Remember to cite your sources!

Iraq War

Stearns voted for the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002 that started the Iraq War.[1]

For more information see the chart of U.S. House of Representatives votes on the Iraq War.

Environmental record

For more information on environmental legislation, see the Energy and Environment Policy Portal

Biography

Stearns was born April 16, 1941 in Washington, D.C. He was educated at George Washington University and the University of California, Los Angeles, served in the United States Air Force, and was a businessman before entering the House.

2006 elections

In 2006, the Democrats nominated David E. Bruderly to face Stearns in his November 2006 bid for reelection. (See U.S. congressional elections in 2006) [1] Stearns retained his seat.

Money in politics

This section contains links to – and feeds from – money in politics databases. <crpcontribdata>cid=N00002782&cycle=2006</crpcontribdata>

Links to more campaign contribution information for Cliff Stearns
from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.
Fundraising profile: 2006 election cycle Career totals
Top contributors by organization/corporation: 2006 election cycle Career totals
Top contributors by industry: 2006 election cycle Career totals

Committees and Affiliations

Committees

Committee assignments in the 109th Congress (2005-2006)

Coalitions and Caucuses

  • Co Chair, Air Force Caucus
  • Congressional Coalition on Adoption
  • Co Chair, Congressional Horse Caucus
  • Marion County/Ocala Energy Task Force
  • National Guard and Reserve Components Congressional Members Organization
  • Republican Policy Committee

Boards and other Affiliations

  • Ocala Board of Realtors
  • Tourist Development Council

More Background Data

Wikipedia also has an article on Cliff Stearns. This article may use content from the Wikipedia article under the terms of the GFDL.

Contact

DC Office:
2370 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-0906
Phone: 202-225-5744
Fax: 202-225-3973
Email: fl06wyr AT housemail.house.gov
Web Email
Website

District Office - Gainesville:
5700 Southwest 34th Street, Suite 425
Gainesville, FL 32608
Phone: 352-337-0003
TollFree: 800-888-7743
Fax: 352-337-0034

District Office - Ocala:
115 Southeast 25th Avenue
Ocala, FL 34471
Phone: 352-351-8777
TollFree: 800-888-7743
Fax: 352-351-8011

District Office - Orange Park:
1726 Kingsley Avenue, Suite 8
Orange Park, FL 32073
Phone: 904-269-3203
TollFree: 800-888-7743
Fax: 904-269-3343

Articles and resources

Sources

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External Resources

Local blogs and discussion sites

Corresponding article on Wikipedia and Cause Caller. (If Cause Caller link does not work, pick from its list of senators and representatives.)

Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives
111th Congress
Leadership Position:
Committees Chaired:
Committees,
Ranking Member On:

Caucuses:
Committees:
110th Congress
Leadership Position:
None
Committees Chaired:
Committees,
Ranking Member On:

House Committee on Energy and Commerce/Subcommittee on Commerce Trade and Consumer Protection
Caucuses:
Air Force Caucus, Congressional Horse Caucus
Committees: House Committee on Energy and Commerce, House Committee on Energy and Commerce/Subcommittee on Commerce Trade and Consumer Protection, House Committee on Energy and Commerce/Subcommittee on Environment and Hazardous Materials, House Committee on Energy and Commerce/Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet, House Committee on Veterans' Affairs, House Committee on Veterans' Affairs/Subcommittee on Health, House Committee on Veterans' Affairs/Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
Congressional Career
First Elected to Current Office:
November 8, 1988
First Took Current Office:
January 3, 1989
Next Election:
November 2, 2010
Term Ends:
Freshman Member?
No
Previous Political Work?
None or Not Available
Other Party Membership:
District Offices:
1. 5700 Southwest 34th Street, Suite 425 Gainesville, FL 32608
Phone: 352-337-0003 / Fax: 352-351-8011
2. 115 Southeast 25th Avenue Ocala, FL 34471
Phone: 352-351-8777 / Fax: 352-351-8011
3. 1726 Kingsley Avenue, Suite 8 Orange Park, FL 32073
Phone: 904-269-3203 / Fax: 904-269-3343




Campaign Contact:

Website: http://www.cliffstearns.net/
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Date of Birth: April 16, 1941








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