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Dave Aronberg

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Dave Aronberg
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Florida State Senate District 27
Former member
In office
2002-2010
PartyDemocratic
Personal
ProfessionAttorney
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Dave Aronberg (born May 4, 1971, in Miami, Florida) was a Democratic member of the Florida State Senate, representing the twenty-seventh senate district from 2002-2010. On June 4, 2009, he announced his candidacy for the statewide office of attorney general, the seat vacated by Republican Bill McCollum, who ran for governor, in the 2010 election.[1] Aronberg failed to secure the Democratic nomination on Tuesday, August 24, 2010 after receiving slightly under forty-one percent of the vote.[2]

Education

  • Bachelor's degree, Harvard University (1993)
  • Juris Doctorate degree, Harvard University (1996)

Political career

Three years out of law school, Aronberg served as an assistant to the Florida Attorney General prosecuting economic crimes. In 2000, President Bill Clinton awarded Kobach with the White House Fellowship, a program established in November 1964 by President Lyndon B. Johnson in which the recipient "typically spends a year working as full-time, paid special assistants to senior White House Staff, the Vice President, Cabinet Secretaries and other top-ranking government officials."[3] He served under both the Clinton and the Bush administrations as a special assistant to the Secretary of the United States Treasury Department prosecuting internal money laundering.

Committee assignments

State Senator Aronberg currently serves on the following legislative committees:

Other roles

  • Communications, Technology and Interstate Commerce Committee - National Conference of State Legislators (2005-2006)
  • Board Member, McGregor AIDS Clinic
  • Board Member, Ruth Cooper Center
  • Member, Florida Bar
  • Member, Foreign Policy Leadership Council
  • Member, Forum Club of the Palm Beaches
  • Member, Glades County Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Palm Beach County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, League of Women Voters
  • Member, Palm Beach County Human Rights Council
  • Member, Palms West Chamber of Commerce - Palm Beach County
  • Member, Voter's Coalition of Palm Beach County
  • Member, Wellington Chamber of Commerce - Palm Beach County
  • Member, West Palm Beach 100
  • Member, Women's Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County
  • Member, Young Professionals of Lee County
  • Regional Board of Directors, Anti-Defamation League of Palm Beach County

Elections

2010

See also: Florida Attorney General election, 2010
2010 Race for Attorney General - General Election[5]
Party Candidate Vote Percentage
     Democratic Party Approveda Dan Gelber 59.1%
     Democratic Party Dave Aronberg 40.9%
Total Votes 831,690

2008

2008 Race for Florida State Senate, District 27 - General Election[6]
Candidates Percentage
Green check mark.jpg Dave Aronberg (D) 58.8%
Matt Caldwell (R) 39.5%
Aniana H. Robas (Green) 1.7%
Total votes 209,383

2006

2004

2008 Race for Florida State Senate, District 27 - General Election[7]
Candidates Percentage
Green check mark.jpg Dave Aronberg (D) 78.9%
Stan Smilan (NPA) 21.1%
Total votes 167,044

2002

2002 Race for Florida State Senate, District 27 - Democratic Primary[8]
Candidates Percentage
Green check mark.jpg Dave Aronberg (D) 64.6%
Scott Edwards (D) 35.4%
Total votes 29,473
2002 Race for Florida State Senate, District 27 - General Election[9]
Candidates Percentage
Green check mark.jpg Dave Aronberg (D) 54.2%
Frank Mann (R) 45.8%
Total votes 134,423

Campaign donors

2008

According to Follow the Money, Aronberg raised $686,487 in 2008 for his state senatorial campaign.[10]

Listed below are the top five contributors:

Donor Amount
Florida Democratic Party $20,502
AT&T $3,000
Hospital Corporation of America $3,000
Florida Hospital Association $3,000
Florida Home Builders Association $3,000

Contact information

Capitol Address:
405 Senate Office Building
404 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1100

Phone: (850) 487-5356
E-mail: aronberg.dave.web@flsenate.gov

Florida

District Address:
6415 Lake Worth Road
Suite 210
Greenacres, FL 33463

Phone: (561) 433-2627
Fax: (561) 434-3995

Campaign Address:
Dave Aronberg for Attorney General
P.O. Box 540872
Greenacres, Florida 33454

Phone: (954) 643-6464

See also

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Florida Senate - District 27
2002–2010
Succeeded by
Lizbeth Benacquisto