Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-Florida-16)

Rep. Buchanan's background

Vernon Gale Buchanan is an American businessman and politician serving as the U.S. representative for Florida's 16th congressional district since 2013. A member of the Republican Party, he first entered Congress in 2007, representing Florida's 13th congressional district until redistricting. His district is anchored by Sarasota and Bradenton. Buchanan is the only Republican member from Florida on the House Ways and Means Committee, which has jurisdiction over tax policy, international trade, health care and Social Security. Before serving in Congress, Buchanan was in business for over 30 years and chaired both the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce and Florida Chamber of Commerce. He served as member of the board and the executive committee of the United States Chamber of Commerce. With a net worth of $157.2 million, Buchanan is the 3rd-wealthiest member of Congress.

Bioguide Member ID
Florida's 16th District
2110 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington DC 20515-0916
Next election 2022
Votes with party 96.97%
Missed votes 2.06%
May 8, 1951 (71 yrs)

Someone call the Guinness Book of World Records!

Biden has done it again!

Gas prices just hit a new all-time high for the 10th straight day in a row and every single state is paying more than $4 per gallon.

This is what happens when you try to cripple the oil & gas industry.

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