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Sandra Adams

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Sandra Adams
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Florida House of Representatives District 33
Former member
Term in office began
2002
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Republican
Profession Investigator, Orange County Sheriff's Office
Sandra Adams was a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives, representing the 33rd District from 2002-2010.

Due to Florida term limits, Adams could not run for re-election in the Florida House of Representatives elections of 2010.[1]

Adams is an Investigator with the Orange County Sheriff's Office, and served in the United States Air Force.

She served as President of the Central Florida Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors Incorporated from 1992-2001.[2]

Issue positions

Adams 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.[3]

Committee assignments

2009-2010

Adams's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 915 - "Enforcement of Immigration Laws: Creates "Florida Security and Immigration Compliance Act;" prohibits agencies from entering into contract for services with contractors not registered & participating in federal work authorization program by specified date"
  • HB 5117 - "Court Finances: Specifies for graduated filing fees based upon claim values imposed on parties instituting certain real property foreclosures civil actions; provides requirements for determining claim values"
  • HB 7139 - "Drug Court Programs: Specifies criteria considered before sentencing person to postadjudicatory treatment-based drug court program; provides for hearings on violations of probation or community control by program participants; requires circuit courts to report certain data relating to drug court programs"

For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Adams won re-election to the Florida House of Representatives from Florida's 33rd District, defeating Robert Acosta (D) and Franklin Perez (NPA). Adams received 49,578 votes in the election while Acosta received 31,878 votes, and Perez received 2,598 votes.[4] Adams raised $198,509 for her campaign; Acosta raised $5,245, and Perez raised $10,421.[5]

Florida House of Representatives, District 33
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Sandra Adams (R) 49,578 59.0%
Robert Acosta (D) 31,878 37.9%
Franklin Perez (NPA) 2,598 3.1%

Campaign donors

Below are Adams's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[6]

Contributor 2008 total
FL Republican Party $3,450
FL Assoc of Realtors $2,000
FL Hospital Assoc $2,000
AT&T $2,000
Real Property Probate & Trust Law Section of the FL Bar Assoc $1,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Florida House of Representatives District 33
2002–2010
Succeeded by
Jason Brodeur