|U.S. House, Florida, District 19|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Florida House of Representatives|
|M.D.||New York Medical College (1982)|
|Birthday||August 20, 1958|
|Place of birth||Miami, Florida|
Kreegel is a medical doctor. He has previously served as an associate professor at the University of South Florida, founded American-Medic, was a Special Deputy in the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office, and was a Physician with the Special Weapons And Tactics Team of the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office.
He is a member of the American Medical Association, Charlotte County Cattlemen's Association, Charlotte Medical Association, Florida Medical Association, Gulf Coast Citrus Growers Association, and Saint Charles Catholic Church. 
Kreegel did not provide answers to the Florida State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test. The test informs voters how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.
Kreegel's sponsored legislation includes:
- HB 205 - "Mortgage Foreclosure Diversion Pilot Programs: Authorizes each judicial circuit to establish mortgage foreclosure diversion pilot program"
- HB 969 - "Unemployment Compensation Drug Testing: Creates Drug Deterrence Program within AWI; provides scope of eligibility for benefits; provides for selection of individuals to be tested"
- HB 7133 - "Alternative Energy and Energy Efficiency: Provides that specified biofuel, bioenergy, & renewable energy activities constitute valid industrial, agricultural, or silvicultural use"
For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kreegel served on these committees:
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Kreegel served on these committees:
- Agriculture & Natural Resources Policy Committee
- Criminal & Civil Justice Appropriations Committee
- Governmental Affairs Policy Committee
- Health Care Services Policy Committee (Chair)
- Health & Family Services Policy Council
- Select Policy Council on Strategic and Economic Planning
Kreegel is a candidate in the 2014 special election for the U.S. House to represent Florida's 19th District. Kreegel is seeking the Republican nomination in the primary on April 22, 2014. The general election takes place on June 24, 2014.
Kreegel ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Florida's 17th District. Kreegel sought the nomination on the Republican ticket. The primary elections were held on August 14, 2012. Kreegel was defeated by Trey Radel in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012.
|U.S. House, Florida District 19 Republican Primary, 2012|
On November 4, 2008, Kreegel won re-election to the Florida House of Representatives from Florida's 72nd District, defeating Judy Juliano (D). Kreegel received 36,071 votes in the election while Juliano received 25,483 votes. Kreegel raised $252,225 for her campaign; Juliano raised $40,849.
|Florida House of Representatives, District 72|
|Paige Kreegel (R)||36,071||58.6%|
|Judy Juliano (D)||25,483||41.4%|
Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Kreegel's reports.
|Paige Kreegel (2014) Campaign Finance Reports|
|Report||Date Filed||Beginning Balance||Total Contributions|
for Reporting Period
|Expenditures||Cash on Hand|
|April Quarterly||April 15, 2013||$0||$0||$(2,178)||$1,827|
|July Quarterly||July 15, 2014||$1,827||$0||$(774)||$1,052|
|October Quarterly||October 15, 2014||$1,052||$0||$(0)||$5,625|
|Year End||January 31, 2014||$5,625||$0||$(0)||$3,052|
In 2010, Kreegel raised $100,273 in contributions.
Her two largest contributors were:
|Hospital Corp Of America||$2,000|
|Florida Police Benevolent Association||$2,000|
Below are Kreegel's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|FL Cable Telecommunications Assoc||$2,000|
|Hospital Corporation of America||$2,000|
|FL Academy of Physicians Assistants||$1,500|
|FL Dental Assoc||$1,500|
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Paige + Kreegel + Florida + House"
- All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.
- Benacquisto, Kreegel Off and Running in SW Florida Congressional Special ... - Sunshine State News
- GOP Candidates Fight for the Right in CD 19 - Sunshine State News
- Paige Kreegel says he'll fight Obamacare - The News-Press
- Federal Election Law complaint filed against Benaquisto for Congress - (multiple names)
- Lee man seeks congressional seat, will 'stand up for what I believe in' - Naples Daily News
- Republicans Maneuver in CD 19 Open Seat Battle - Sunshine State News
- Jim Dey: Ex-Big Ten player pushing for Congress, pressing the president - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
- Radel resigns from House seat - Politico
- Florida 'cocaine congressman' Trey Radel resigns - Florida Courier
- Opportunity knocks: Well-known names thinking about replacing Radel - Marco Island Sun Times
- Florida's 19th Congressional District
- Florida's 19th Congressional District elections, 2012
- Florida's 19th Congressional District elections, 2014
- Florida's 19th Congressional District special election, 2014
- United States House of Representatives
- Florida House of Representatives - Rep. Paige Kreegel
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004
- Paige Kreegel's blog
- Campaign website
- Facebook page
- Twitter account
- Flickr account
- Washington Post, "Embattled Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.) gets first primary challenger," accessed January 7, 2014
- AP Results "U.S. House Results" Accessed August 14, 2012
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Kreegel Biography
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Kreegel Issue Positions
- Miami Herald, "Special election scheduled to fill Radel's seat," accessed January 31, 2014
- Florida Election Division "Candidate List" Accessed March 28, 2012
- Florida Election Watch - 2010 Election results
- Florida House official election results for 2008
- District 72 Florida House candidate funds, 2008
- Federal Election Commission, "April Quarterly," accessed February 24, 2014
- Federal Election Commission, "July Quarterly," accessed February 24, 2014
- Federal Election Commission, "October Quarterly," accessed February 24, 2014
- Federal Election Commission, "Year End Report," accessed February 24, 2014
- followthemoney.org, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign contributions
|Florida House of Representatives District 72
| Succeeded by|
Ray Pilon (R)
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