Val Demings

Val Demings

U.S. REPRESENTATIVE VAL DEMINGS

D-FLORIDA 10TH DISTRICT

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VOTING RECORD: Project Vote Smart, GovTrack.us

 

BIOGRAPHY POLITICAL CAREER

PARTY: Democrat

BORN: 3/12/57

EDUCATION: Police Academy, Webster University-MPA, Florida State University-BS Criminology

OCCUPATION: Social Worker, Police Chief

FAMILY: Husband Jerry, 3 children

RELIGION: A.M.E.

CAREER:

  • U.S. House of Representatives, 2017-Present

COMMITTEES:

  • Homeland Security
  • Oversight and Government Reform

           ELECTED: 2016

 

ISRAEL


  • Belives "Israel's secirity is essntial for the future of the Jewish people and for the security of the United States." We must always stand up in defense of Israel. I am committed to protecting and fostering our critical alliance with Israel."
 

CHOICE


  • Voted against the "Pain-Capable Unborn Child Act' (22-week abortion ban).
  • Received 100% from Planned Parenthood Action Fund.

 

In Her Own Words


"Politicians do not need to be involved in these personal decisions. These decisions need to remain between a woman, her doctor and her faith." 1

Sources: 1) Orlando Political Observer

 

Interesting Facts


First African American to serve as Chief of the Orlando Police Department