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Charles Canady was born and raised in Lakeland which is the largest city in his district Charles Canady graduated from Lakeland High School in 1972 He went to receive a bachelors degree from Haverford College and his law degree from Yale After graduating from Yale in 1979 he became an attorney in Polk County he worked there for 13 years before running for Congress Rep Canady married on Oct 12 1996 Charles Canady held his 1st public office in the Florida House from 1984 to 1990 he was honored as the Most Effective First Term Legislator In that time he worked to reduce the size of the government of Floridas citizens Canady also worked to on Floridas laws on criminal justice he served as Chairman of the House Appropriations Subcommittee for Criminal Justice from 1988 to 1989 and as a member of the Crime Prevention and Law Enforcement Study Commission from 1987 to 1988 He was also the Majority Whip from 1986 to 1988 In 1989 Canady got smart and switched his political party from Democrat to Republican In 1992 he was elected to the US House of Representatives He promised during his campaign in 1992 to serve no more than four consecutive terms in the House Charles Canady was first elected to represent the people of Floridas 12th District in the US House of Representatives on November 3 1992 this district includes most of Polk county portions of Hillsborough Highlands and Pasco counties One of Rep Canadys greatest accomplishments is the lobbying disclosure reform It is the first meaningful reform of the Americas lobbying disclosure laws to pass the Congress in 40 years Against much opposition Rep Canady helped pass the Lobbying Disclosure Act through the House This provides disclosure of lobbies and what legislation they are and government branches theyre attempting to influence and how much they are being compensated Rep Canady currently serves on the House Agricultural Committee
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