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Biographical Information

City of Residence:  Kissimmee
Occupation:  Retired Corrections Officer
Spouse:  Caridad "Cary" Cortes of Bronx, New York
Child(ren):  Caridad Esther, John Paul Cortes
Grandchild(ren):  Jayda Cortes
Education:  John Jay College of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, 1980-1981; New York City Department of Corrections Training Academy, Training Certificate; Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos High School, 1977-1979
Born:  March 25, 1961, Brooklyn, NY
Moved to Florida:  1997
Religious Affiliation:  Christian
Recreational Interest:  baseball, bowling, fishing, football, softball

Legislative Service

Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2014, reelected subsequently
Democratic Deputy Whip, 2016-2018
Part of Osceola

Date Proposed Bill Title
Sponsored Bills Policy Area
Date Sponsored Date Proposed Bill Title
Cosponsored Bills Policy Area
Position Date From Date to District Branch Party State
Representative 43 House Tallahassee
Introduced House
Passed House
Introduced Senate
Passed Senate
To President
Became Law
Vote Date Vote Bill Title
Name Position Date Joined Branch
Politician Party Purpose Type Date Amount
Type Address
Capitol (850) 717-5043
District (407) 846-5009
District (407) 846-5010