|Florida House of Representatives District 60|
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|Profession||Assistant Clinical Professor|
Due to Florida term limits, Homan could not run for re-election in the Florida House of Representatives elections of 2010.
Homan is currently Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of South Florida Medical School. He previously worked as an Orthopedic Surgeon for E.S. Homan Jr. Medical Doctor PA from 1975-2004, and was a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy from 1970-1972.
He is a member of the Temple Terrace Chamber of Commerce, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Medical Association, Florida Medical Association, and Florida Orthopedic Society.
Homan provided 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. When asked his legislative priorities, he responded:
- 1. To establish mental health "parity" to physical illness.
- 2. To change the direction of health care "reform" from trying to figure out how to pay for the nations poor health to the direction of how to make the people healthier so the health care costs will go down.
- Health Care Appropriations Committee
- Health & Family Services Policy Council (Chair)
- Policy Council
- State Universities & Private Colleges Policy Committee
Homan's sponsored legislation includes:
- HB 1383 - "Prevention of Obesity: Authorizes DOH to require certain food service establishments to display number of calories in food items for sale; provides exemptions; provides immunity from liability; provides conditions under which such nutritional-information requirements may be superseded by federal law, rules, or regulations."
- HB 1405 - "Influenza Vaccine: Requires child care facilities, family day care homes, & large family child care homes to provide parents with certain information regarding causes, symptoms, & transmission of influenza virus."
- HB 7131 - "Health Care: Designates Miami-Dade County as health care fraud area of concern; allocates certain funds recovered under Florida False Claims Act to fund rewards for persons who report & provide information relating to Medicaid fraud"
For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.
On November 4, 2008, Homan won re-election to the Florida House of Representatives from Florida's 60th District, defeating E.J. Ford (D). Homan received 34,959 votes in the election while Ford received 30,090 votes. Homan raised $159,196 for his campaign; Ford raised $7,623.
|Florida House of Representatives, District 60|
|Ed Homan (R)||34,959||53.7%|
Below are Homan's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|Hospital Corporation of America||$4,000|
|FL Hospital Assoc||$2,000|
|FL Assoc of Realtors||$2,000|
- Ed Homan's personal website
- Florida House of Representatives - Rep. Ed Homan
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2004, 2002, 2000
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