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Webster won election to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Webster's campaign committee raised a total of $1,821,764  and spent $1,756,775 .<ref>[http://www.opensecrets.org/politicians/summary.php?cycle=2010&type=I&cid=N00026335&newMem=N ''Open Secrets'' "Daniel Webster 2010 Election Cycle," Accessed October 27, 2011]</ref>
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|Chamber = U.S. House of Representatives, Florida's 8th Congressional District
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = $1,821,764 
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|total spent =$1,756,775
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|opponent spent = $5,459,812
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|org1 = Full Sail
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|org3 = Darden Restaurants
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|org4 = Freedom Project
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|ind3 = Lawyers/Law Firms
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|ind4 = Real Estate
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|ind5 = Health Professionals
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|inddonor1 = $130,083
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|inddonor2 = $121,750
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|inddonor3 = $93,850
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==

Revision as of 18:46, 27 October 2011

Daniel Webster
Daniel Webster (Massachusetts).jpg
U.S. House of Representatives, Florida, 8th District
Incumbent
In office
January 3, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$174,000
Elections and appointments
First elected2010
Next general2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Florida House of Representatives, 39th District
1980-1982
Florida State Senate, 12th District
1998-2002
Florida State Senate
2002-2008
Education
Bachelor'sGeorgia Institute of Technology (1971)
Personal
BirthdayApril 27, 1949
Place of birthCharleston, West Virginia
ProfessionAir Conditioning Contractor
ReligionSouthern Baptist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
Daniel A. "Dan" Webster (b. April 27, 1949) is a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives. Webster was elected by voters from Florida's 8th congressional district.

Biography

Webster was born in Charleston, West Virginia and raised in Orlando, Florida.[1] He attended the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he was student government chaplain from 1970 to 1971.[2] He graduated in 1971 with a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering. [3]

Career

Committee Assignments

U.S. House of Representatives

2011-2012

Issues

Personal Positions

Elections

2010

On November 2, 2010, Webster won election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Alan Grayson (D, Pag Dunmire (I), Georgia L. Metcalfe (I), Steven J. Gerritzen (I) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House of Representatives, Florida's 8th Congressional District, General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDaniel Webster 56.1% 123,586
     Democratic Alan Grayson 38.2% 84,167
     Tea Party Peg Dunmire 3.8% 8,337
     Independent George L. Metcalfe 1.9% 4,143
     Independent Steven J. Gerritzen 0% 11
Total Votes 220,244

Campaign Donors

2010

Breakdown of the source of Webster's campaign funds before the 2010 election.

Webster won election to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Webster's campaign committee raised a total of $1,821,764 and spent $1,756,775 .[6]

U.S. House of Representatives, Florida's 8th Congressional District, 2010 - Daniel Webster Campaign Contributions
Total Raised $1,821,764
Total Spent $1,756,775
Total Raised by General Election Opponent $5,928,282
Total Spent by General Election Opponent $5,459,812
Top contributors to Daniel Webster's campaign committee
Full Sail$12,000
JLR Medical Group$11,000
Darden Restaurants$10,900
Freedom Project$10,000
GOP Generation Y Fund$10,000
Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee
Retired$130,083
Leadership PACs$121,750
Lawyers/Law Firms$93,850
Real Estate$83,903
Health Professionals$73,850

Personal

Webster is married to the former Sandra Jordan of Orlando, and they have six children: David, Brent, Jordan, Elizabeth, John, and Victoria, and seven grandchildren. [4] Webster lives in Winter Park, Florida.[7]

External Links


References

Political offices
Preceded by
Alan Grayson
U.S. House of Representatives - Florida District 8
2011–present
Succeeded by
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