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Debbie Mayfield
Debbie Mayfield.jpg
Florida House of Representatives, District 54
Incumbent
In office
2008 - present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$29,687/year
Per diem$131/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 4, 2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
High schoolPensacola High School
Personal
BirthdayDecember 2, 1956
Place of birthPensacola, Florida
ProfessionLegislator
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Debbie Mayfield is a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives, representing District 54. She was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Florida Committee Assignments, 2013
Regulatory Affairs

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Mayfield served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Mayfield served on the following committees:

Issues

Campaign themes

2008

Mayfield 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.[1]

Mayfield's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 361 - "Driver Licenses: Requires driver license application forms for original & renewal issuance or renewal extension to include language permitting applicant to make voluntary contribution to Stop Heart Disease."
  • HB 543 - "High School Science Assessment: Requires students entering grade 9 to earn one credit in Biology I or in series of equivalent courses for high school graduation beginning with 2010-2011 school year"
  • HB 1355 - "Management of State-Owned Lands: Directs OPPAGA to conduct study on centralization of land management activities of state & submit study to Legislature"

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

Presidential preference

2012

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

Debbie Mayfield endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [2]

Elections

2012

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012

Mayfield won election in the 2012 election for Florida House of Representatives District 54. Mayfield 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

Mayfield ran for re-election to the 80th District seat in 2010. She defeated Derek Muller (write-in) in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Florida House of Representatives, District 80
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Debbie Mayfield (R) 41,225 99.47%
Derek Muller (Write-in) 218 0.53%

Mayfield defeated Art Argenio and Bradley Allan Ward in the August 24 primary.[5]

Florida House of Representatives, District 80 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Debbie Mayfield 8,915 51.51%
Art Argenio 5,799 33.51%
Bradley Ward 2,592 14.98%

2008

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Mayfield won election to the Florida House of Representatives from Florida's 80th District, defeating Neal Abarbanell (D). Mayfield received 46,804 votes in the election while Abarbanell received 25,792 votes.[6] Mayfield raised $382,278 for her campaign; Abarbanell raised $8,393.[7]

Florida House of Representatives, District 80
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Debbie Mayfield (R) 46,804 64.5%
Neal Abarbanell (D) 25,792 35.5%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Mayfield is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Mayfield raised a total of $751,759 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 29, 2013.[8]

Debbie Mayfield's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Florida State House, District 54 Won $146,808
2010 Florida State House, District 80 Won $222,673
2008 Florida State House, District 80 Won $382,278
Grand Total Raised $751,759

2012

Mayfield won re-election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Mayfield raised a total of $146,808.
Florida House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Debbie Mayfield's campaign in 2012
Hospital Corp of America$2,000
Dentaland Pa$1,000
Book, Ronald L$1,000
Florida Chamber of Commerce$1,000
Florida Optometric Association$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$146,808
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Mayfield won re-election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Mayfield raised a total of $222,673.

2008

Mayfield won election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Mayfield raised a total of $382,278.

Personal

Mayfield has been a member of the Florida Mortgage Brokers Association, Indian River County Board of Realtors, Indian River County Chamber of Commerce, National Mortgage Brokers Association, Republican Executive Committee, Republican Women Aware and the Treasure Coast Builders Association.[9]

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Political offices
Preceded by
James Frishe (R)
Florida House of Representatives District 54
2012–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Florida House of Representatives District 80
2008–2012
Succeeded by
Matt Hudson (R)