Trivia Is a graduate of the University of Alabama and Pensacola Catholic High.
Says he decided to attend the University of Alabama because he liked their football team.
Served three plus terms as a Republican Congressman from 1995-2001 out of the 1st District of Florida. Resigned in September of 2001 a few months after being elected to a fourth term.
Briefly hosted a radio show in 2005. The show lasted only a few months because it struggled to find affiliates who would carry it.
Published a book entitled Rome Wasn't Burnt in a Day in 2004.
Holds a law degree from the University of Florida School ol Law.
Stepped down from his Congressional seat after three terms because he said he wanted to spend more time with his children.
Served on the following committees during his Congressional years: Government Reform and Oversight, National Security, Education and Workforce, Armed Services, and Judiciary.
Was approached in 2006 by Republican Party officials in Florida to run for a United States Senate seat but decided to renew his contract with MSNBC.
Currently resides in New York City with his wife and three children.
Joe Scarborough Quotes
Scarborough: (about Auburn football coach Tommy Tuberville) I think he's a loser. I think he's trash.
Jeff Zucker: (on why Scarborough was selected to replace Don Imus) Well, we had to have somebody to fill the slot.