Ted (Ted) Deutch (D-22)

US Representative Ted Deutch

Ted (Ted) Deutch (D-22)
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Capitol: 202.225.3001
FAX: 202.225.5974
District: 561.470.5440
Room 2323 RHOB- Rayburn House Office Building 50 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20515-0922
111 East Las Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Residence:West Boca Raton, FL

Committee Assignments

ChairmanHouse Committee on Ethics
Co-ChairCongressional Songwriters Caucus
Co-ChairBipartisan Coalition for Combating Anti-Semitism
Co-ChairCongressional Contaminated Drywall Caucus (CCDC)
Co-ChairDemocratic Israel Working Group
Co-ChairCongressional Hellenic-Israel Alliance Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Study Group on Germany
Co-ChairClimate Solutions Caucus (House)
FC MemberCongressional Free Iran Caucus
ChairmanHouse Subcommittee on Middle East, North Africa, and Global Counterterrorism
Co-ChairHostage Task Force
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Distracted Driving Awareness
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Green Jobs
FC MemberCongressional Bangladesh Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Everglades Caucus
FC MemberNorthern Border Caucus
FC MemberAnti-Terrorism and Proliferation Financing Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet
FC MemberCongressional Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Caucus
Co-ChairCongressional Trademark Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Friends of the Irish National Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Coastal Communities Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Real Estate Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Homelessness
FC MemberCongressional Buy American Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Europe, Energy, the Environment, and Cyber
FC MemberHouse Oceans Caucus
MemberHouse Committee on Foreign Affairs
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional PCOS Caucus
FC MemberDemocracy Reform Task Force
FC MemberLatino-Jewish Congressional Caucus
MemberHouse Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law
FC MemberCongressional Creative Rights Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on the Kingdom of the Netherlands
MemberHouse Committee on the Judiciary
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Intellectual Property Promotion and Piracy Prevention (IP)
FC MemberOut of Poverty Caucus
FC MemberGreen Schools Caucus
FC MemberHouse Hunger Caucus
FC MemberHouse Cancer Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Task Force on Seniors
FC MemberCongressional Task Force on Digital Citizenship
FC MemberCongressional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education Caucus (STEM Caucus)
FC MemberCongressional Children's Caucus
FC MemberMilitary Veterans Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Labor and Working Families Caucus
FC MemberUnited States Coast Guard Caucus
Co-Vice ChairCongressional Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBTQ+) Equality Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Internet Caucus
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Dyslexia Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Hellenic Issues
FC MemberInternational Conservation Caucus (ICC)
FC MemberBipartisan Disabilities Caucus (BDC)
FC MemberCongressional HIV/AIDS Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Childhood Cancer Caucus
FC MemberRenewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus for Competitiveness in Entertainment Technology (E-Tech Caucus)
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Pro-Choice Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Ports Opportunity, Renewal, Trade, and Security [P.O.R.T.S.] Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Nursing Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus to End the Youth Vaping Epidemic
FC MemberCongressional Cystic Fibrosis Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Travel and Tourism Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Armenian Issues
FC MemberCongressional Assisting Caregivers Today (ACT) Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Rare Disease Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Caucus on Foster Youth
FC MemberCoalition for Autism Research and Education (CARE)
FC MemberBipartisan Congressional Task Force on Alzheimer's Disease
FC MemberCongressional Arts Caucus
FC MemberBicameral Congressional Caucus on Parkinson's Disease
FC MemberExpand Social Security Caucus (House)
FC MemberCongressional Animal Protection Caucus
FC MemberCongressional Diabetes Caucus


Congressman Ted Deutch represents Florida's 22nd district, home to communities in northern Broward County and southeastern Palm Beach County in South Florida. Now serving his seventh term in the 117th Congress, he is the Chairman of the House Ethics Committee, a senior member of the House Judiciary Committee, and a senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, on which he serves as the Chairman of the Middle East, North Africa, and Global Counterterrorism Subcommittee. Noted by the South Florida Sun Sentinel for his accessible personality, sense of humor, and thoughtful approach to the issues, Ted has proven himself to be an energetic advocate for the priorities of his constituents. Ted's priorities in the 117th Congress include promoting economic opportunity in South Florida, reducing the influence of big money in our elections, gun violence prevention, fighting for full equality for all, and advancing the security interests of the United States, Israel, and our allies. Learn more about his legislative priorities here. Ted and his wife Jill have lived and worked in South Florida since 1997. Prior to holding public office, Ted enjoyed a successful career as a commercial real estate attorney. Born and raised in the working class community of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Ted is the youngest son of the late Jean and Bernard Deutch, a World War II veteran who earned a Purple Heart at the Battle of the Bulge. A graduate of the University of Michigan and the University of Michigan Law School, Ted earned the prestigious Harry S. Truman Scholarship. His passion for serving the community inspired him to run for the Florida State Senate in 2006.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2010    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Jill   DOB: 5/7/1966
Counties Representing
Palm Beach