A Guide to Florida Governors and the Florida Cabinet


Lawton M. Chiles

Lawton Chiles

Forty-first governor: January 8, 1991 to December 12, 1998

Party Affiliation: Democrat

Lt. Governor: Buddy MacKay (1991-1998)

First Lady: Rhea Grafton Chiles

Florida Cabinet

Secretary of State:
Jim Smith (1987-1995)
Sandra Mortham (1995-1999)
Comptroller:
Gerald Lewis (1975-1995)
Robert Milligan (1995-2003)
Treasurer & Insurance Commissioner:
Tom Gallagher (1989-1995)
Bill Nelson (1995-2000)
Commissioner of Agriculture:
Robert B. Crawford (1991-2001)
Attorney General:
Robert Butterworth (1987-2002)
Commissioner of Education:
Betty Castor (1986-1994)
Douglas L. Jamerson (1994-1995)
Frank T. Brogan (1995-1999)

Florida Photographic Collection:
Collections at the State Archives of Florida:
Other Repositories:
  • Papers, 1969-1988, P.K. Yonge Library of Florida History, University of Florida.
  • Papers, 1974-1977, Gerard R. Ford Library, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
  • Southern Oral History Program, University of North Carolina.
Published Materials:
  • Rannicky, Frank. Lawton Chiles: An Uncommon Man [videorecording]. 1998.
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