Republican from Florida
Connie Mack was first elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in November 2004 to represent Florida’s 14th Congressional District. He served in the Florida House of Representatives from 2000 to 2003. In October 2011, an adviser said he planned to join the 2012 race for U.S. Senate.
Recent statements involving Connie Mack
Says Connie Mack "wrote a letter to the Department of Transportation in order to get $29 million in stimulus for his congressional district."
Says Connie Mack initially said he would have voted "yes" for the Paul Ryan budget plan, and then, "you said it was stupid and you would vote no. And then your folks corrected you, and you changed your position again, yes."
Says Connie Mack’s Penny Plan would cut "over $200 billion out of Medicare, over $1 trillion out of Social Security. ... $3 trillion out of defense."
Recent stories featuring Connie Mack
We review the most significant fact-checks of the race for U.S. Senate between Connie Mack and Bill Nelson.
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We look at the 2012 Senate race here in Florida.
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