Hazelle Rogers

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Hazelle Rogers
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Florida House Of Representatives District 94
Incumbent
In office
November 2008 - Present
Term ends
November 16, 2012
Years in position 6
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$29,697/year
Per diem$133/per day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 4, 2008
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Associate'sNew York City Community College (1976)
Bachelor'sUniversity of Phoenix (2003)
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 28, 1952
Place of birthJamaica, West Indies
ProfessionMortgage Professional/Loan Officer
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Hazelle Rogers is a Democratic member of the Florida House of Representatives, representing the 94th District since 2008.

Rogers has worked as a consultant, mortgage broker, and realtor.

She is the founder of the Caribbean American Democratic Club of Broward County, charter member of the Greater Caribbean American Chamber of Commerce, foundation member of the Kiwanis Club of Lauderdale Lakes-West Sunrise, founding member of the Lauderdale Lakes Community Council, co-founder of the State Road 7 Collaborative, co-founder of Unifest, and co-chair of the United Negro College Fund.[1]

Issues

Rogers 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]

Rogers's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 531 - "Challenging a Person Desiring to Vote: Prohibits voter challenges based on certain documents; prohibits certain persons from submitting formal challenges to individual's eligibility to register to vote or vote in any election under certain circumstances."
  • HB 1363 - "Inmate Re-Entry to the Workforce: Requires that offender's postsentence intake include vocational assessment; requires DOC to include specified information in release orientation program; authorizes DOC to issue photographic identification cards to all inmates immediately prior to release"
  • HB 1493 - "Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services: Establishes priority populations of persons who are eligible for services funded by DCFS"

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

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rogers has been appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012

Rogers is running in the 2012 election for Florida House of Representatives District 95. Rogers ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14, 2012. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012. [3]

2010

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2010

Rogers ran for re-election to the 94th District seat in 2010. Rogers defeated Evon Manning (write-in) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

Florida House of Representatives, District 94
2010 General election results
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Hazelle Rogers (D) 23,788 99.93%
Evon Manning (Write-in) 17 0.07%

She easily defeated John Labriola in the August 24 primary.[5]

Florida House of Representatives, District 94 - Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Hazelle Rogers 7,274 88.49%
John Labriola 946 11.51%

2008

In 2008, Rogers won election to the Florida House of Representatives from Florida's 94th District. Rogers ran unopposed in the general election. She raised $115,165 for her campaign.[6]

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Rogers raised $81,010 in contributions. [7]

Her three largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Florida Association Of Realtors $2,000
Hospital Corp Of America $1,500
AT&T $1,500

2008

Below are Rogers's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[8]

Contributor 2008 total
FL Home Builders Assoc $1,000
123 LaSalle Associates $1,000
AT&T $1,000
Ronald Book Government Consultants $1,000
FL Assoc of Realtors $1,000

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Preceded by
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Florida House of Representatives District 94
2008–present
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