Florida's 18th congressional district
|Florida's 18th congressional district|
|Current Representative||Patrick Murphy (D–Jupiter)|
From 2003 to 2012, it was based in South Florida. The district included portions of Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. The Miami-Dade section included most of the city of Miami, the South Beach section of Miami Beach, and many of the southern Miami suburbs, including Coral Gables and Coral Terrace. The Monroe County section of the district included all of the Florida Keys.
List of representatives
|District created||January 3, 1983|
|Claude Pepper||Democratic||January 3, 1983 –
May 30, 1989
|Redistricted from the 14th district.
|Vacant||May 30, 1989 –
August 29, 1989
|Ileana Ros-Lehtinen||Republican||August 29, 1989 –
January 3, 2013
|First elected to finish Pepper's term.
Redistricted to the 27th district.
|Patrick Murphy||Democratic||January 3, 2013 –
|First elected in 2012.
Retiring to run for U.S. Senate.
Election results from recent presidential races
|2000||George W. Bush 56% - Al Gore 42%|
|2004||George W. Bush 54% - John Kerry 45%|
|2008||Barack Obama 51% - John McCain 48%|
|2012||Mitt Romney 52% - Barack Obama 48%|
|Florida's 18th Congressional District Election (2002)|
|Florida's 18th Congressional District Election (2004)|
|Florida's 18th Congressional District Election (2006)|
|Florida's 18th Congressional District Election (2008)|
|Florida's 18th Congressional District Election (2010)|
|Democratic||Rolando A. Banciella||46,235||31.11|
|Florida's 22nd Congressional District Election (2012)|
|Democratic gain from Republican|
Living former members of the from the district
As of May 2015[update], there is one former member from the district who is currently living.
|Representative||Term of office||Date of birth (and age)|
|Ileana Ros-Lehtinen||1989 – 2013||July 15, 1952|
- Florida Redistricted Map, 2012 Retrieved June 14, 2013
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