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 florida state capitol building

 * THIS PAGE WILL CONTINUE TO UPDATE TO REFLECT ELECTION RESULTS.  

MISSION:  Legislative Affairs provides coordination to ensure that Okeechobee County receives resources and support to better serve its citizens. The division provides policy recommendations for the County’s high-priority issues, creates the annual legislative priorities and monitors legislative issues.

CONTACT YOUR REPRESENTATIVES:

State Office:

Rick Scott, Governor
The Capitol, 400 South Monroe Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0001 
Governor’s phone: 850-717-9337 
Citizen services: 850-488-7146
Website: www.flgov.com
Email: rick.scott@eog.myflorida.com

Florida Senate: 

Ben Albritton, R-District 26
(Representing all of Okeechobee, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Highlands, counties and parts of Charlotte, Lee, Polk counties) 

District Office:
150 North Central Avenue
Bartow, FL 33830-4742
(863) 534-0073
Senate VOIP: 42600
Legislative Assistant:  Jae Williams
Secretary: Karen Whaley

Tallahassee Office:
305 Senate Office Building, 404 South Monroe Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1100
Phone: 850-487-5026
District office:  will be updated when available
Phone:  will be updated when available
Website: www.flsenate.gov/Senators/s26

Legislative Assistants: John Hinchee and Andrew Liebert

Florida House:

Cary Pigman, R-District 55
(Representing Glades, Highlands, Okeechobee and part of St. Lucie) 

Capitol Office                                                       District Office
402 South Monroe Street                                   205 So. Commerce Avenue, Ste B      OR    55 So Parrott Avenue
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1300                               Sebring, FL 33870-3626                                    Okeechobee, FL 34974-2968
Phone: (850) 717-5055                                        Phone: (863) 356-6000                                     Phone: (863) 462-5019

Legislative Assistant:
Brandon Miller
District Secretary:
Justin Morgan
Maura Palmer

Federal Offices:

U.S. SENATE:

Bill Nelson, D-FL
716 Hart Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20510
Phone: 202-224-5274 
District office: 413 Clematis Street, Suite 210, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone: 561-514-0189 
Website: www.billnelson.senate.gov

U.S. SENATE:
Marco Rubio, R-FL

284 Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20510
Phone: 202-224-3041 
District office: 4580 PGA Boulevard #201, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33418
Phone: 561-775-3360
Website: www.rubio.senate.gov

U.S. HOUSE:

Greg Steube, R-FL - 17th Republican District
2182 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515
Phone: 202-225-3026
District Offices:  TBA
Website: TBA