Charles McBurney

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Charles McBurney
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Florida House Of Representatives District 16
Incumbent
In office
September 2007 - Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$29,687/year
Per diem$131/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedSeptember 18, 2007
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Florida (1979)
J.D.University of Florida (1982)
Personal
BirthdayJune 6, 1957
Place of birthOrlando, Florida
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Charles McBurney is a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives, representing the 16th District since 2007.

McBurney is currently a Partner with the law firm of Fischette, Owen, Held and McBurney. He previously served as a Senior Trial Assistant in the State Attorney's Office, Jacksonville from 1984-1990, and was an Associate with Mathews, Osborne, McNalt, Gobelman and Cobb from 1982-1984.[1]

Issues

McBurney did not provide answers to the Florida State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

McBurney's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 17 - "Public School Attendance: Creates Student Preparedness Pilot Program to include Duval County School District as one of selected school districts; allows students 16 to 18 years of age to terminate school enrollment if they meet pilot program requirements for attendance & completion; provides for nontraditional academic options"
  • HB 1237 - "Florida 211 Network: Requires participants in Florida 211 Network to be accredited by Florida Alliance of Information & Referral Services & notify Public Service Commission of such accreditation; provides for revocation of 211 numbers."
  • HB 7037 - "OGSR/Identification and Location Information of Federal Attorneys and Judges: Removes scheduled repeal under Open Government Sunset Review Act of exemptions from public records requirements for identification & location information of current or former U.S. attorneys, assistant U.S. attorneys, current or former judges of U.S. Courts of Appeal, federal district judges, & federal magistrates, & spouses & children thereof"

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

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, McBurney served on the following committees:

Florida Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Education
Judiciary
Legislative Budget Commission

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, McBurney served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McBurney served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012

McBurney won election in the 2012 election for Florida House of Representatives District 16. McBurney ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012, and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [3]

2010

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2010

McBurney won re-election, defeating David Gregory Baldwin in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

Florida House of Representatives, District 16
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Charles McBurney (R) 27,855 70.57%
David Gregory Baldwin (NPA) 11,615 29.43%

McBurney won re-election to the 16th District seat in 2010. He defeated Luis Melendez in the Republican primary on August 24th.[5]

Florida House of Representatives, District 16 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Charles McBurney 9,234 84.06%
Luis Melendez 1,751 15.94%

2008

In 2008, McBurney won re-election to the Florida House of Representatives from Florida's 16th District. McBurney ran unopposed in the election. He raised $44,695 for his campaign.[6]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for McBurney is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, McBurney raised a total of $464,503 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 28, 2013.[7]

Charles McBurney's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Florida State House, District 16 Won $108,837
2010 Florida State House, District 16 Won $174,527
2008 Florida State House, District 16 Won $44,695
2000 Florida State House, District 16 Defeated $136,444
Grand Total Raised $464,503

2012

McBurney won re-election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, McBurney raised a total of $108,837.
Florida House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Charles McBurney's campaign in 2012
Florida Optometric Association$2,000
Fpic Insurance Group$1,000
At&T$1,000
Surgi Center$1,000
Powell International Inc$750
Total Raised in 2012$108,837
Source:Follow the Money

2010

McBurney won re-election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, McBurney raised a total of $174,527.

2008

McBurney won election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, McBurney raised a total of $44,695.

2000

McBurney lost the election for the Florida House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, McBurney raised a total of $136,444.

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Florida House of Representatives District 16
2007–present
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