2012 Florida House Race for District 16 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Florida house race in district 16. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Florida House Race for District 16 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Florida house election - class or district 16
PercVotesPartyCandidate
53.6%186743RVern Buchanan
46.4%161379DKeith Fitzgerald
Election Information for Florida
Primary DateAugust 14, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentTom Rooney
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Republican
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Florida House Race for District 16

Democrats - Primary Election
 
Democrat house Primary Election in Florida - class or district 16
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Keith Fitzgerald5
Republicans - Primary Election
 
Republican house Primary Election in Florida - class or district 16
PercVotesCandidateViews
100%1Vern Buchanan31

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
January 03, 2012Last day to register to vote for the Presidential Primary on January 31, 2012
January 31, 2012Presidential Primary
July 16, 2012Last day to register to vote in the August 14, 2012 primary.
August 14, 2012Primary election date for House and Senate.
October 09, 2012Last day to register to vote in the November general election.
November 06, 2012General election date - House, Senate, and President on the ballot.

House District 16 in Florida

House District 16 in Florida

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 16 in Florida in 2012
Past Election Results - Florida District 16
Jim Horn
33%
2010
67%
Thomas Rooney
Tim Mahoney
40%
2008
60%
Tom Rooney
Tim Mahoney
50%
2006
48%
Joe Negron
Jeff Fisher
32%
2004
68%
Mark Foley
Jeff Fisher
45%
2002
79%
Mark Foley
Jean Elliott Brown
37%
2000
60%
Mark Foley
Jim Stuber
36%
1996
64%
Mark Foley
John Comerford
42%
1994
58%
Mark Adam Foley
John P. Comerford
39%
1992
61%
Tom Lewis