District Profile: In 2000, before redistricting, 44 percent of the 16th's vote was cast in Palm Beach County; after redistricting, just 15 percent was cast there.
2004 Results: Mark Foley (R) defeated Jeff Fisher (D) by 68-32%



Mark Foley, a six-term representative, resigned on Sept. 29. The state GOP selected state Rep. Joe Negron as his replacement, though Foley's name will still appear on the ballot.

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  • Born: Oct. 9, 1961.
  • Family: married (Rebecca).
  • Education: Stetson, B.A., 1983; Emory, J.D., 1986.
    Professional: Attorney.
  • Elected office: Fla. House sice 2000.
  • Military: None



Mahoney, a venture capitalist, ran unopposed in the primary.

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  • Born: TBD
  • Family: TBD
  • Education: West Virginia U., B.A.; George Washington, MBA
  • Professional: Co-founder, Chairman and COO of vFinance, Inc and the founder and President of The Center for Innovative Entrepreneurship.
  • Elected office: TBD
  • Military: TBD


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