6th term Republican from Florida 16th District.
Residence: Longboat Key
Marital Status: Married (Sandy)
Prev. Occupation: Car Dealership Owner, Copy and Printing Company Owner
Prev. Political Exp.: no prior elected office
Military: MIANG, 1970-76
Education: BBA Cleary University, 1975; MBA University of Detroit, 1986
Birthplace: Detroit, MI
Percentage in Last Election: 60%
Major Opponent: Jan Schneider
Current Elected Office Contact Information
Washington, D.C. Office:2104 Rayburn House Office Building,
Current Elected Office Committees:
Current Elected Office Staff Members:
Current Elected Office Key Votes:
These are our key votes and this is how Rep. Vern Buchanan voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.
|Status||Name of Legislation||Date||Voted||Score|
|P||Preventing Harmful Restraint and Seclusion in Schools Act||03/03/2010||Nay|
|P||Expressing concern regarding the suicide plane attack on Internal Revenue Service employees in Austin, Texas||03/03/2010||Yea|
|P||Temporary Extension of Programs Under the Small Business Act||01/27/2010||Yea|
|P||Nuclear Forensics and Attribution Act||01/21/2010||Yea|
|P||Expressing condolences to and solidarity with the people of Haiti in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake of January 12, 2010||01/21/2010||Yea|
|F||Idaho Wilderness Water Resources Protection Act||01/20/2010||Yea|
|P||Advanced Vehicle Technology Act||09/16/2009||Nay|
|P||Supporting efforts to reduce infant mortality in the United States.||09/16/2009||Yea|
|P = Passed||= Voted With Us|
|A = Agreed To||= Voted Against Us|
|R = Rejected||= Not Scored|
|C = Confirmed||= Ineligible to Vote|
|F = Failed|
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