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Adam Putnam
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Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services
In office
January 4, 2011 - Present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 4
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
U.S. House of Representatives (FL-12)
2001 - 2010
Florida House of Representatives
1996 - 2001
Office website
Adam Putnam (b. July 31, 1974) is the Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Putnam, a Republican, assumed office in January 2011. He previously served in the United States House of Representatives from 2000 to 2010.



Putnam won election in the November 2, 2010 election, defeating Scott Maddox (D), Ira Chester (TEA), and Thad Hamilton (NPA).[1]

Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Adam Putnam (R) 2,908,086 55.9%
Scott Maddox (D) 1,983,277 38.1%
Ira Chester (TEA) 203,598 3.9%
Thad Hamilton (NPA) 103,717 2.0%

Campaign donors


In 2010 Putnam collected $4,166,968 in donations.[2]

Listed below are the top 5 contributors to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Florida Republican Party $1,052,430
State of Florida $552,075
Florida Retail Federation $7,000
Florida Police Benevolent Association $4,500
Florida RV Trade Association $3,250

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Political offices
Preceded by
Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Succeeded by


See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Adam Putnam endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election.