CQ.com has full member pages with profiles, legislation and staff information available to subscribers.

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla.

Member of the House (13th full term)



District: Florida - 27th District
Political Highlights: Fla. House, 1982-86; Fla. Senate, 1986-89
Born: July 15, 1952; Havana, Cuba
Residence: Miami
Religion: Episcopalian
Family: Husband, Dexter Lehtinen; two children, two stepchildren
Education: Miami-Dade Community College, A.A. 1972; Florida International U., B.A. 1975; Florida International U., M.S. 1976-86; U. of Miami, Ph.D. 2004
Elected: 1989
Committee Assignments: Foreign Affairs (Middle East & North Africa - Chairwoman; Western Hemisphere); Select Intelligence (Defense Intelligence & Overhead Architecture; NSA & Cybersecurity)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 10th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 81,054 followers
State Clout: Florida is 2nd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

Election History

Margin of Victory (% pts.)

House Race