Washington, D.C. — The Washington, D.C. office and the district offices of
the Honorable Robert Wexler will continue to serve the people of the Nineteenth
Congressional District of Florida under the supervision of the Clerk of the House
of Representatives. Representative Wexler resigned from Congress on January 3, 2010.
Staff members of Representative Wexler remain on the House payroll under the supervision
of the Clerk of the House to receive and undertake constituent casework, to help
in handling business with the departments of the executive branch of the government,
to provide general status information on pending legislation and to offer other
general constituent services provided by House offices. The Clerk of the House is
Lorraine C. Miller.
The Washington, D.C. office and the Florida district offices are presently open
on a daily basis to accommodate congressional business. Under House rules, the Clerk
manages the offices when a Member dies, resigns, or is expelled. This authority,
which does not include voting representation, continues until a successor is elected
to fill the vacant seat. This is the sixth vacancy to occur during the 111th Congress.
Fourteen vacancies occurred in the 110th Congress due to resignation or death.
The Washington office is located in 2241 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington,
D.C. 20515, telephone (202) 225-3001. Mail addressed to the Office of the Nineteenth
Congressional District of Florida will be delivered through the internal House mail
The district offices are located at 2500 N. Military Trail, Suite 490, Boca Raton,
Florida 33431 and 5790 Margate Boulevard, Margate, Florida, 33063.
Requests for further details should be directed to the Office of the Clerk (202)