Lee Constantine

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Lee Constantine
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Florida State Senate District 22
Former member
Term in office began
2002
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Republican
Profession Real Estate Consultant/Broker
Lee Constantine (b. November 6, 1952) was a Republican member of the Florida State Senate, representing District 22. Florida term limits disqualified him from re-election in 2010.

Constantine was Mayor of Altamonte Springs in 1981. He served as Deputy Mayor of Altamonte Springs from 1979 to 1992. During this time he was also City Commissioner for Altamonte Springs. He served in the Florida State House of Representatives from 1992 to 2000. He then joined the Florida State Senate in 2002. He has served in that position since, representing the 22nd district.

Constantine is a Real Estate Consultant/Broker.

Constantine earned his BA in Communications from the University of Central Florida in 1974.

Committee assignments

Elections

2000

On November 7, 2000, Lee Constantine, at that time a member of the Florida House of Representatives, defeated Ron Ellman (D), a local businessman, for the 22nd District Seat in the Florida State Senate.

Florida State Senate, District 22 (2000)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Lee Constantine (R) 76471 60.3 %
Ron Ellman (D) 50407 39.7%

2006

On November 7, 2006, Lee Constantine won re-election to the 22nd District Seat in the Florida State Senate, defeating Jeremiah Jaspon (D). Constantine raised $673,316 for his campaign, while Jaspon raised $46,455.[1]

Florida State Senate, District 22 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Lee Constantine (R) 65,538 59.6 %
Bradley Probst (R) 44,424 40.4%

Campaign donors

2006

In 2006, Constantine collected $673,316 in campaign contributions.[2] The five largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Florida Republican Party $174,849
Florida Cable Telecommunications Association $3,000
Florida Hospital Association $3,000
Florida Retail Federation $2,000
Florida Restaurant Association $2,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Florida Senate, District 22
2002–2010
Succeeded by
David Simmons