Elizabeth Porter

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Elizabeth Porter
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Florida House of Representatives, District 10
Incumbent
In office
2010 - present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$29,687/year
Per diem$131/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Associate'sLake City Community College
Bachelor'sFlorida State University
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 18, 1964
Place of birthLake City, Florida
ProfessionMedical Billing and Consulting
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Elizabeth W. Porter (b. January 18, 1964) is a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives, representing District 10. She was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Porter served as chair of the Suwanee County Commission.

Biography

Porter earned her A.A. from Lake City Community College and her B.A. from Florida State University. Her professional experience includes working as a partner in Professional Electronic Revenue Consulting, territory manager for Carnation and Nestle Foods, account manager for Schering-Plough and district supervisor for Proctor and Gamble.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Florida Committee Assignments, 2013
Education, Vice-chair

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012

Porter won election in the 2012 election for Florida House of Representatives District 10. Porter ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012, and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [1]

2010

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2010

Porter defeated incumbent Debbie Boyd (D) and John Ferentinos (TEA) in the November 2 general election.[2]

Florida State Senate, District 11
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Elizabeth Porter (R) 29,538 53.92%
Debbie Boyd (D) 22,042 40.24%
John Ferentinos (Tea) 3,202 5.84%

Porter defeated Paul Watson, Terry Rausch, and Charles Underhill in the August 24 primary.[3]

Florida House of Representatives, District 11 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Elizabeth Porter 9,194 72.88%
Paul Watson 1,810 14.35%
Terry Rauch 961 7.62%
Charles E. Underhill 651 5.16%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Porter is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Porter raised a total of $402,276 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 28, 2013.[4]

Elizabeth Porter's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Florida State House, District 10 Won $45,150
2010 Florida State House, District 11 Won $125,755
2008 Florida State House, District 11 Defeated $231,371
Grand Total Raised $402,276

2012

Porter won re-election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Porter raised a total of $45,150.
Florida House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Elizabeth Porter's campaign in 2012
Florida Optometric Association$1,000
Florida Retail Federation$1,000
Humana$1,000
Surgi Center$1,000
Bright House Networks$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$45,150
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Porter won election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Porter raised a total of $125,755.

2008

Porter lost the election for the Florida House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Porter raised a total of $231,371.

Personal

Porter and her husband, Andrew, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Leonard Bembry (D)
Florida House District 10
2012–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Debbie Boyd
Florida House District 11
2010–2012
Succeeded by
Janet Adkins (R)