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Ballotpedia covers 11 state executive offices in the state of Florida. The executive branch is governed by Article IV of the Florida Constitution.

State executive organization

Executive officials in Florida are part of a three-pronged government structure that includes state legislators and state judges. The following chart details the relationship among different branches of Florida's state government:

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Offices

The following is a list of state executive offices in Florida.

Current officeholders

Note: First appointed or First elected will include a date depending on if the officeholder was appointed or elected.

Name:Party:Current office:Tenure:First AppointedFirst Elected:
Adam PutnamEnds.png Republican Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer ServicesJanuary 4, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
Art GrahamNonpartisan Florida Public Service CommissionJuly 2010 - PresentJuly 2010
Carlos Lopez-CanteraEnds.png Republican Lieutenant Governor of FloridaFebruary 3, 2014 - present2004
Jeffrey AtwaterEnds.png Republican Florida Chief Financial OfficerJanuary 4, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
Jesse PanuccioNonpartisan Florida Executive Director of the Department of Economic OpportunityJanuary 2013 - presentJanuary 2013
Jimmy Patronis Florida Public Service CommissionJanuary 1, 2015-presentJanuary 1, 2015
Jonathan SteversonNonpartisan Florida Secretary of Environmental ProtectionJanuary 13, 2015 - PresentDecember 2014
Julie Imanuel BrownNonpartisan Florida Public Service CommissionNovember 2010 - Present2010
Ken DetznerEnds.png Republican Florida Secretary of StateFebruary 17, 2012 - presentJanuary 18, 2012
Kevin McCartyNonpartisan Florida Commissioner of Insurance RegulationJanuary 2003 - PresentJanuary 2003
Lisa Polak EdgarNonpartisan Florida Public Service Commission2005 - Present2005
Pam BondiEnds.png Republican Attorney General of Florida2011 - presentNovember 2, 2010
Pam StewartNonpartisan Florida Commissioner of EducationSeptember 2013-presentAugust 1, 2013
Rick ScottEnds.png Republican Governor of FloridaJanuary 4, 2011 - PresentNovember 2, 2010
Ronald BriséNonpartisan Florida Public Service Commission2010 - Present2010

Elections

2015

There are no state executive elections in Florida in 2015.

2014

There were five state executive offices up for election including governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general and two down ballot offices.

2013

There were no elections in Florida in 2013.

2012

There were no elections in Florida in 2012.

Corruption analysis

The University of Illinois at Chicago and the Illinois Integrity Initiative used federal data to evaluate levels of corruption in all 50 states plus the District of Columbia. The following table ranks each state based on total convictions and convictions per 10,000 residents of public officials in federal corruption cases between 1976 and 2010.[1]

Corruption statistics, 1976-2010
State Total federal corruption convictions Rank Convictions per 10,000 residents Rank
Alabama
657
14
1.37
8
Alaska
130
38
1.83
4
Arizona
329
25
0.51
39
Arkansas
201
29
0.69
31
California
2,345
2
0.63
35
Colorado
189
32
0.38
45
Connecticut
277
27
0.78
30
Delaware
80
47
0.89
20
Florida
1,762
4
0.94
19
Georgia
807
13
0.83
26
Hawaii
114
40
0.84
25
Idaho
78
48
0.50
40
Illinois
1,828
3
1.42
7
Indiana
419
23
0.65
34
Iowa
148
34
0.49
41
Kansas
152
33
0.53
37
Kentucky
577
16
1.33
10
Louisiana
906
10
2.00
2
Maine
105
41
0.79
28
Maryland
499
20
0.86
22
Massachusetts
562
17
0.86
23
Michigan
655
15
0.66
33
Minnesota
190
31
0.36
47
Mississippi
560
18
1.89
3
Missouri
507
19
0.85
24
Montana
139
36
1.37
9
Nebraska
83
45
0.45
44
Nevada
100
42
0.37
46
New Hampshire
46
49
0.35
48
New Jersey
909
9
1.03
18
New Mexico
139
37
0.68
32
New York
2,522
1
1.30
12
North Carolina
461
22
0.48
42
North Dakota
118
39
1.75
6
Ohio
1,405
7
1.22
15
Oklahoma
472
21
1.26
13
Oregon
91
43
0.24
51
Pennsylvania
1,563
5
1.23
14
Rhode Island
83
46
0.79
29
South Carolina
401
24
0.87
21
South Dakota
144
35
1.77
5
Tennessee
843
12
1.33
11
Texas
1,542
6
0.61
36
Utah
86
44
0.31
49
Vermont
30
51
0.48
43
Virginia
896
11
1.12
17
Washington
200
30
0.30
50
Washington, D.C.
1,005
8
16.70
1
West Virginia
208
28
1.12
16
Wisconsin
295
26
0.52
38
Wyoming
45
50
0.80
27

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