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|Position            = Florida House of Representatives District 59
 
|Position            = Florida House of Representatives District 59
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}}{{tnr}}'''Ross Spano'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 59|District 59]] of the [[Florida House of Representatives]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Ross Spano'''  is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Florida House of Representatives]], representing [[Florida House of Representatives District 59|District 59]].  He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
==Elections==
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Spano served on the following committees:
  
===2012===
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{{Committee Assignments
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Judiciary
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==Elections==
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===2014===
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{{FL HD59 2014}}
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===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Spano is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012|Florida House of Representatives]] District 59. Spano is running against [[Michael Floyd]], [[Betty Jo Tompkins]], and [[Joe Wicker]] in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012. [[Gail Gottlieb]] is running unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012. <ref name="SOS">[http://election.dos.state.fl.us/candidate/CanList.asp ''Florida Secretary of State Elections Division'' "Candidate List" Accessed June 14, 2012]</ref>
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Spano won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012|Florida House of Representatives]] District 59. Spano defeated [[Michael Floyd]], [[Betty Jo Tompkins]], and [[Joe Wicker]] in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012, and defeated [[Gail Gottlieb]] (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref name="SOS">[http://election.dos.state.fl.us/candidate/CanList.asp ''Florida Secretary of State Elections Division'', "Candidate List," accessed June 14, 2012]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber= Florida House of Representatives, District 59, General Election
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|party1=Republican
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|party2=Democratic
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|winner1 =Ross Spano
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|candidate2 =Gail Gottlieb
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|votes1 =34136
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|votes2 =33085
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{{Primary election box 2012
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|Chamber= Florida House of Representatives, District 59
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|party=Republican
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|winner1 = Ross Spano
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|candidate2 = Joe Wicker
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|candidate3 = Betty Jo Tompkins
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|candidate4 = Michael Floyd
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|votes1 = 3397
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|votes2 = 3222
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|votes3 = 1478
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|votes4 = 442
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}}
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Spano
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|Full name = Ross Spano
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|year = 2012
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|Editdate = May 29, 2013
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1417028 ''followthemoney.org'', "Spano, Ross," accessed May 29, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 265405
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012|Florida State House, District 59]]
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Spano
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|full Name = Ross Spano
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|office= Florida House of Representatives
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 265,405
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|org1 = Florida Republican Party
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|org2 = Spano, Ross
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|org3 = Spano, Ross
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|org4 = Florida Association of Realtors
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|org5 = Teco Energy
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|orgamount1 = 72726
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|orgamount2 = 41000
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|orgamount3 = 10000
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|orgamount4 = 3500
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|orgamount5 = 2000
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==Recent news==
 
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==See also==
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*[[Florida House of Representatives]]
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*[[Florida House of Representatives#Standing committees|House Committees]]
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*[[Florida State Legislature]]
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*[[Florida state legislative districts]]
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*[http://www.myfloridahouse.gov/Sections/Representatives/details.aspx?MemberId=4568&SessionId=75 Office website]
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*[http://www.rossspano.com/ Campaign website]
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*[http://openstates.org/fl/legislators/FLL000305/ross-spano/ Profile from Open States]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/RossSpano Campaign Facebook page]
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*[http://www.youtube.com/user/VoteRossSpano?feature=sub_widget_1 YouTube account]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=154201 2012]
  
 
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Ross Spano
Ross Spano.jpg
Florida House of Representatives District 59
Incumbent
In office
November 20, 2012 - present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$29,697/year
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Ross Spano is a Republican member of the Florida House of Representatives, representing District 59. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Florida Committee Assignments, 2013
Judiciary

Elections

2014

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Florida House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on August 26, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 20, 2014. Donna Lee Fore is unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Ross Spano is unopposed in the Republican primary.[1]

2012

See also: Florida House of Representatives elections, 2012

Spano won election in the 2012 election for Florida House of Representatives District 59. Spano defeated Michael Floyd, Betty Jo Tompkins, and Joe Wicker in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012, and defeated Gail Gottlieb (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2]

Florida House of Representatives, District 59, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRoss Spano 50.8% 34,136
     Democratic Gail Gottlieb 49.2% 33,085
Total Votes 67,221
Florida House of Representatives, District 59 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRoss Spano 39.8% 3,397
Joe Wicker 37.7% 3,222
Betty Jo Tompkins 17.3% 1,478
Michael Floyd 5.2% 442
Total Votes 8,539

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Spano is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Spano raised a total of $265,405 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 29, 2013.[3]

Ross Spano's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Florida State House, District 59 Won $265,405
Grand Total Raised $265,405

2012

Spano won election to the Florida House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Spano raised a total of $265,405.
Florida House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Ross Spano's campaign in 2012
Florida Republican Party$72,726
Spano, Ross$41,000
Spano, Ross$10,000
Florida Association of Realtors$3,500
Teco Energy$2,000
Total Raised in 2012$265,405
Source:Follow the Money

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Preceded by
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Florida House of Representatives District 59
2012–present
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