Adam Putnam

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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.


Presidential preference


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

Adam Putnam endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [1]



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

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.[3]

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