|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Florida's 19th district
January 3, 2017 – January 3, 2021
|Preceded by||Curt Clawson|
|Succeeded by||Byron Donalds|
|United States Ambassador to the Holy See|
November 12, 2005 – January 10, 2008
|President||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Jim Nicholson|
|Succeeded by||Mary Ann Glendon|
Laurence Francis Rooney III
December 4, 1953
Muskogee, Oklahoma, U.S.
Kathleen Collins (m. 1976)
|Education||Georgetown University (BA, JD)|
Laurence Francis Rooney III (born December 4, 1953) is an American politician. He was a U.S. Representative for Florida's 19th congressional district from 2017 to 2021. He was a Republican. He was the United States Ambassador to the Holy See from 2005 until 2008.
Rooney was the CEO of Rooney Holdings. He had a net worth of $22.6 million, Rooney had been one of the wealthiest members of Congress.
In October 2019, Rooney announced that he would not run for re-election to Congress in 2020.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Ranking the Net Worth of the 115th". Retrieved November 18, 2019.
- ↑ Zanona, Melanie; Dixon, Matt; Vasquez, Christian (October 19, 2019). "GOP congressman who was open to impeachment calls it quits". Politico. Washington, DC. Retrieved October 19, 2019.