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Florida’s 16th Congressional District

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Florida's 16th congressional district is an electoral district for the U.S. Congress and was reassigned in 2012, effective January 2013, to western Manatee County, Florida and Sarasota County. The district stretches from Bradenton, the County Seat, in Manatee County to North Port, in Sarasota County, the county's youngest and most populous incorporated city. The city of Sarasota is the County Seat of Sarasota County. The former 16th district in 2003–2012 stretched from the Gulf of Mexico to the Atlantic Coast and included parts of Charlotte, Glades, Hendry, Highlands, Okeechobee, St. Lucie, Martin, and Palm Beach counties. Included within the district were Port Charlotte, Port St. Lucie, and Palm Beach. The district is currently represented by Republican Vern Buchanan. (More from Freebase)



Marco Rubio Republican 4 years in office


Bill Nelson Democrat 14 years in office



16th District Vern Buchanan MyOC Group Republican 8 years in office

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