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Alcee Hastings
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Florida's 20th district
23rd (1993-2013)
In office
January 3, 1993 – April 6, 2021
Preceded by Constituency established
Succeeded by TBD
Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
In office
November 2, 1979 – October 20, 1989
Nominated by Jimmy Carter
Preceded by Seat established
Succeeded by Federico Moreno
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Born
Alcee Lamar Hastings

(1936-09-05)September 5, 1936
Altamonte Springs, Florida, U.S.
Died April 6, 2021(2021-04-06) (aged 84)
Boynton Beach, Florida, U.S.
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Education Howard University
Fisk University (BA)
Florida A&M University (JD)

Alcee Lamar Hastings (September 5, 1936 – April 6, 2021) was an American politician and judge. He was the U.S. Representative for Florida's 20th congressional district from January 3, 1993 until April 6, 2021. The district included most of the majority-black precincts in and around Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach. He was a Democrat.

Hastings served as a judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida until his impeachment and removal due to Hastings being involved in bribery-related actions. He was nominated to the court by President Jimmy Carter in 1979.

In January 2019, Hastings was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. He died from the disease in Boynton Beach, Florida on April 6, 2021 at the age of 84.

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