|Florida's 20th congressional district|
Florida's 20th congressional district - since January 3, 2017
|Area||2,406 sq mi (6,230 km2)|
|Population (2016)||794,621 |
Florida's 20th congressional district is an electoral district for the U.S. Congress, located in southeast Florida. The district includes most of the majority-black precincts in and around Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach. It also includes a vast area inland to the southeastern shores of Lake Okeechobee, including the community of Belle Glade. The district also includes Palm Beach International Airport.
|Electoral history||District location|
|District created||January 3, 1993|
|Democratic||January 3, 1993 -
January 3, 2005
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Debbie Wasserman Schultz
|Democratic||January 3, 2005 -
January 3, 2013
Redistricted to the 23rd district.
|Democratic||January 3, 2013 -
|Redistricted from the 23rd district.||2013-2017|
|2000||U.S. President||Al Gore 68% - George W. Bush 30%|
|2004||U.S. President||John Kerry 63% - George W. Bush 36%|
|2008||U.S. President||Barack Obama 63% - John McCain 36%|
|Democratic||Peter Deutsch (Incumbent)||96,787||100.00%|
|Democratic||Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Incumbent)||191,195||70.19%|
|Democratic||Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Incumbent)||124,554||100.00%|
|Democratic||Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Incumbent)||202,832||77.48%|
|Democratic||Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Incumbent)||100,787||60.15%|
As of January 2017, there are two living former members of the House from the district.
|Representative||Term in office||Date of birth (and age)|
|Peter Deutsch||1993-2005||April 1, 1957|
|Debbie Wasserman Schultz||2005-2013||September 27, 1966|