District 8

Representative: Bill Posey

Party: Republican

Bill Posey's PolitiFact Scorecard

The scorecard indicates how many statements the representative has made that fall under each category. "None" indicates that they do not have a record on PolitiFact's website.

True: 0

Mostly true: 1

Half true: 1

Mostly false: 0

False: 0

Pants on fire: 0

Demographic profile of district 8:

Total of citizens 18 years and older: 572,680

Voting age population:

18-29 years: 15.90%

30-44 years: 17.80%

45-64 years: 36.00%

65 years and over: 30.30%


Male: 48.00%

Female: 52.00%


White alone: 87.10%

Black or African American alone: 8.30%

American Indian and Alaska Native alone: 0.30%

Asian alone: 1.50%

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone: 0.20%

Some other race alone: 0.90%

Two or more races: 1.70%

Hispanic origin:

Hispanic or Latino: 7.90%

Not Hispanic or Latino: 92.10%

White alone, not Hispanic or Latino: 80.50%


Citizens 25 years and older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 27.7%


Households below the poverty level: 10.6%

Households with income of $100,000 or more: 18.6%

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