James Bush III
|James Bush III|
|Florida State Senate District 39|
|Florida House of Representatives District 109|
Bush is a teacher and member of the Community Action Agency Board, Chair of the Florida Martin Luther King, Jr. Institute for Nonviolence, and United Teachers of Dade.
Bush 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.
- Government Accountability Act Council
- Health Care Regulation Policy Committee
- Public Counsel Oversight Committee, Florida State Legislature
Bush's sponsored legislation included:
- HB 269 - "Super Enterprise Zones: Provides for designation, certification, operation, & future revocation of super enterprise zones; requires OTTED to designate four areas as pilot project"
- HB 663 - "Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test: Removes requirement that district school board adopt policies for meeting class size maximums which allow student to graduate from high school if student passes grade 10 FCAT; removes requirement that student earn passing score on FCAT or alternative assessment to graduate from high school"
- HB 665 - "Beach Safety: Expands beach safety program administered by DEP to apply to certain private beaches."
For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.
- See also: Florida State Senate elections, 2012
|Florida State Senate, District 39 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|James Bush III||27.6%||8,478|
Below are Bush's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|FL Hospital Assoc||$1,000|
|AFSCME Florida Council 79||$500|
|Dade County Fire Fighters Local 1403||$500|
|County Line South Management||$500|
- Florida House of Representatives - Rep. James Bush III
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2000, 1998
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Bush Biography
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Bush Issue Positions
- Florida Division of Elections, "Candidate List," accessed April 15, 2012
- Florida Department of Elections, "Official Primary Results," August 14, 2012 (dead link)
- District 109 Florida House candidate funds, 2008
- Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign contributions
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