Representative Florida District 15

Dennis Alan Ross has been a member of the United States House of Representatives Since 2011 RFL District 15. He was previously the representative for Florida's 12th congressional district (2011-2012).

Born October 19, 1959 Lakeland Florida

Republican ​

​Next election in 2018


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District Office in Lakeland, Florida (Polk County)

170 Fitzgerald Road, Suite 1
Lakeland, FL 33813
Phone: (863) 644-8215
Phone: (813) 752-4790
Fax: (863) 648-0749
Hours: Monday - Friday (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.)

District Office in Plant City, Florida (Hillsborough County)

110 West Reynolds Street, Suite 101
Plant City, FL 33563
Phone: (813) 752-4790
Fax: (863) 648-0749
Hours: Thursdays (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
*Also open by appointment

District Office in Clermont, Florida (Lake County)

Clermont Office, Lake County
685 W. Montrose Street
Clermont, FL 34711
Phone: (352) 727-2248
Fax: (863) 648-0749
Hours: Wednesdays (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
*Also open by appointment


Financial Services Committee

Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance (Vice Chairman)

The Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance has primary jurisdiction over all federal housing programs, excluding those administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit

This subcommittee oversees all financial regulators, such as the Federal Reserve and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, all matters pertaining to consumer credit, including the Consumer Credit Protection Act, access to financial services, and the safety and soundness of the banking system.

Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations

As a member of the Oversight and Investigation Subcommittee, I will conduct oversight of agencies, departments and programs under the FSC’s jurisdiction. This subcommittee further conducts investigations on any matter within the jurisdiction of the FSC, and evaluates the need for any legislative changes to the laws and programs within this jurisdiction. I hold this position with the highest honor and integrity, as we must hold agencies and departments to the same standard in order to eliminate fraud, waste, mismanagement and abuse by large government bureaucracies.

Oversight and Government Reform Committee,

Subcommittee on the Interior, Energy, and Environment

This subcommittee has oversight jurisdiction over the Departments of the Interior, Energy, and Agriculture and the Environmental Protection Agency.

Subcommittee on Government Operations

The Subcommittee on Government Operations, the American people have access to critical information about the operations of their government. With jurisdiction over the Department of Treasury, the Executive Office of the President, the Postal Service, the Department of Labor, and the Office of Management and Budget, this subcommittee ensures federal agencies are open and transparent in their execution of federal law.

Dennis Ross quote” As a Senior Deputy Whip, I have the unique opportunity to drive legislation

I am honored to serve as a Senior Deputy Whip with Majority Whip Scalise. My position as a Deputy Whip allows me to serve as a conservative Floridian voice at the leadership table. The role of the Senior Deputy Whip is to understand the issues that are important to the district of each Member of Congress. This information helps ensure that the legislation on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives best reflects the interests and values of constituents from Tampa Bay and Central Florida and across America.”