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Mel Martinez, R



Political Highlights: sought Republican nomination for lieutenant governor, 1994; Orange County chairman, 1998-2001; Housing and Urban Development secretary, 2001-03; U.S. Senate, 2005-09
Born: October 23, 1946; Sagua La Grande, Cuba
Residence: Orlando
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Kitty Martinez; three children
Education: Orlando Junior College, A.A. 1967; Florida State U., B.A. 1969; Florida State U., J.D. 1973

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