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George S. LeMieux
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United States Senator
from Florida
In office
September 9, 2009 – January 3, 2011
Appointed by Charlie Crist
Preceded by Mel Martínez
Succeeded by Marco Rubio
Personal details
Born
George Stephen LeMieux

May 21, 1969 (1969-05-21) (age 51)
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.
Political party Republican
Children 4
Education Emory University (BA)
Georgetown University (JD)

George Stephen LeMieux (/ləˈmj/; born May 21, 1969) is an American politician. He was a United States Senator from Florida from 2009 to 2011. He is chairman of the Florida-based law firm of Gunster Yoakley & Stewart and was chief of staff to Governor Charlie Crist.

He was the Deputy Florida Attorney General.

On August 28, 2009, Crist announced he would appoint LeMieux as U.S. Senator to replace Mel Martínez, who weeks earlier had announced he would resign as soon as Crist announced his replacement.

On April 5, 2011, LeMieux announced that he would run against incumbent Democratic Senator Bill Nelson in 2012, but dropped out of the race in June 2012.

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