|Florida House of Representatives, District 49|
|November 20, 2012 - present|
|November 18, 2014|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||University of Central Florida, 2005|
Saunders earned his bachelor's degree in Political Science, Women's Studies and Legal Studies from the University of Central Florida in 2005.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Saunders served on the following committees:
|Florida Committee Assignments, 2013|
Elections for the office of Florida House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 26, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 20, 2014. Incumbent Joe Saunders is unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Rene Plasencia and Ed Rodriguez will face off in the Republican primary.
Saunders won election in the 2012 election for Florida House of Representatives District 49. Saunders defeated Shayan Elahi in the Democratic primary on August 14, 2012, and defeated Marco Pena (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Florida House of Representatives, District 49, General Election, 2012|
|Florida House of Representatives, District 49 Democratic Primary, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Saunders is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Saunders raised a total of $277,648 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 29, 2013.
|Joe Saunders's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Florida State House, District 49||$277,648|
|Grand Total Raised||$277,648|
2012Saunders won election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Saunders raised a total of $277,648.
|Florida House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Joe Saunders's campaign in 2012|
|Florida Democratic Party||$69,725|
|Orange County Democratic Executive Cmte||$2,500|
|Florida Beer Wholesalers Association||$1,500|
|Florida State Correctional Officers||$1,500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$277,648|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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- Vote Joe Saunders Facebook Page, "Info," accessed October 23, 2012
- Florida Dvision of Elections, "Candidate Listing for 2014 General Election," accessed June 23, 2014
- Florida Secretary of State Elections Division, "Candidate List," accessed June 14, 2012
- Florida Department of State, "August 14, 2012 Primary Election; Democratic Primary Results," accessed June 10, 2014
- followthemoney.org, "Saunders, Joe," accessed May 49, 2013
Darren Soto (D)
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