U.S. Congressman Darren Soto represents Florida’s Ninth Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. He currently serves on the Committee on Agriculture, the Committee on Natural Resources, the Congressional Progressive Caucus, and the New Democrat Coalition.
Congressman Soto served four years in the Florida Senate and five years in the Florida House of Representatives. In 2006, he was named class counsel in the federal class action brought on behalf of Hispanic voters against the City of Kissimmee in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida. Soto is a former member of the Civil Service Board for the City of Orlando, served as the Treasurer of the Orange County Democrats and the Vice President of Communications for the Orange County Young Democrats (YD’s). He was also the YD Co-Host for their Speak Easy events that provide a monthly forum for local and state leaders to speak to young voters.