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Sandy Adams
Sandy Adams.jpg
U.S. House, Florida, District 24
In office
January 3, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 4
Base salary$174,000
Elections and appointments
First elected2010
Next general2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Florida House of Representatives, 33rd district
Bachelor'sColumbia College (2000)
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Years of service1974-1975
Date of birthDecember 14, 1956
Place of birthWyandotte, Michigan, U.S.
ProfessionLaw Enforcement
Office website
Campaign website
Sandra "Sandy" Adams (born December 14, 1956) is a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives. Adams was elected by voters from Florida's 24th congressional district.


Born in Wyandotte, Michigan, Sandy is an alumna of Columbia College.[1]


Committee Assignments

U.S. House of Representatives



Political Positions

Percentage voting with party

Sandy Adams voted with the Republican Party 95 of the time, which ranked 30 among the 242 House Republican members as of November 2011.[3]

Presidential preference


See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Sandy Adams endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [4]



See also: Florida's 24th congressional district elections, 2012

Adams is running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Florida's 24th District. Adams is seeking the nomination on the Republican ticket. [5] The signature filing deadline is May 7, 2012, with the primary taking place on August 14, 2012.


On November 2, 2010, Adams won election to the United States House of Representatives. She defeated Suzanne M. Kosmas (D) and Nicholas Ruiz II (I) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House of Representatives, Florida's 24th Congressional District, General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSandra "Sandy" Adams 59.6% 146,129
     Democratic Suzanne M. Kosmas 40.3% 98,787
     Independent Nicholas Ruiz III 0% 115
Total Votes 245,031

Campaign Donors


Breakdown of the source of Adams's campaign funds before the 2010 election.

Adams won election to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Adams's campaign committee raised a total of $1,328,778 and spent $1,266,664.[7]


Adams and her husband, Judge John Adams, live in Orlando, Florida. Together they have three children.[1]

External Links


Political offices
Preceded by
Suzanne Kosmas
U.S. House of Representatives - Florida District 24
Succeeded by