Date Of Birth & Birthplace: 3/1/1973 (Middletown, NY) Race: White Religion: Roman Catholic Residence: Brooksville, FL Education: BA from United States Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, NY; JD in Law from University of Florida, Gainesville, FL Occupation: Attorney Office Type:U.S. House -- Florida District 5
Quarterly Campaign Finance Information
Cash on Hand: $52,945
Total Receipts: $83,400
Total Disbursements: $30,454
Date of Last Report: 6/30/2004
Robert Whittel, a lawyer, was born in Middletown, N.Y. and lives in Brooksville, Fla., with his wife, Naomi, and their daughter.
He has a bachelor's degree from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and a law degree and master of business administration degree from the University of Florida. He served in the Merchant Marine and is a Naval Reserve officer.
Robert Whittel is making is first run for public office on Florida's 5th Congressional District against incumbent Rep. Ginny Brown-Waite after winning a four-way race for the Democratic nomination.