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Rep. Tom Rooney, R-Fla.

Member of the House (4th term)



District: Florida - 17th District
Political Highlights: no previous office,
Born: November 21, 1970; Philadelphia, Pa.
Residence: Okeechobee
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Tara Rooney; three children
Education: Syracuse U., attended 1989; Washington & Jefferson College, B.A. 1993; U. of Florida, M.A. 1996; U. of Miami, J.D. 1999
Elected: 2008
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Agriculture; Military Construction-VA; State-Foreign Operations); Select Intelligence (CIA; Emerging Threats - Chairman)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 100th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 15,581 followers
State Clout: Florida is 2nd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

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