Kendrick Meek

Kendrick Brett Meek is an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for Florida-17 from 2003 to 2011. He was the Democratic nominee in the 2010 Senate election for the seat of Mel Martinez, but he lost in a three way race to Republican Marco Rubio along with Independent Charlie Crist. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Kendrick Meek has 271 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 Forum as a State Senator for the Florida (D). The year with the most videos was 2007 with 60 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 3,677 views per program. Most appearances with Nancy Pelosi (8), James Clyburn (6), Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick (6). Most common tags: Florida, African Americans, Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10).

Appearances by Title:c. July 14, 2000 - Present State Senator, Florida (D) Videos: 7


U.S. Representative, D-FL 17th View Map January 7, 2003 - January 4, 2011 Videos: 263 U.S. Representative Candidate, Florida
c. September 12, 2002 - c. November 5, 2002 Videos: 1 c. January 31, 1996 - c. January 31, 1996 Videos: 0 c. December 21, 1995 - c. December 21, 1995 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • House Session

    House Session

    Martin Stutzman was sworn in as the representative for Indiana’s Third Congressional District. He replaced Mark Souder, who…

  • Florida Senate Debate

    Florida Senate Debate

    Florida Senate candidates Representative Kendrick Meek (D), Governor Charlie Crist (I), and Marco Rubio (R) debated various…

  • Florida Senate Debate

    Florida Senate Debate

    Florida U.S. Senate candidates Representative Kendrick Meek (D), Governor Charlie Crist (I), and Marco Rubio (R) debated…

  • Meek for Senate Rally

    Meek for Senate Rally

    Representative Kendrick Meek (D-FL) and Former Vice President Al Gore spoke to supporters about Mr. Meek’s campaign for…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House passed a bill to fund the federal government through December 3, 2010.

  • Kendrick Meek Victory Speech

    Kendrick Meek Victory Speech

    Representative Kendrick Meek (D-FL) spoke to supporters and thanked them for their support in his victory in the Florida…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

Former District Map Former Ideology Rankings Past Elections

Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on

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