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Rep. Brenda Lawrence, D-Mich.

Member of the House (4th term)



District: Michigan - 14th District
Political Highlights: Southfield School Board of Education, 1992-96; Southfield City Council, 1996-00; mayor of Southfield, 2002-15; Democratic nominee for Oakland County executive, 2008; Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor, 2010; sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House, 2012
Born: October 18, 1954; Detroit, Mich.
Residence: Southfield
Religion: Christian
Family: Husband, McArthur Lawrence; two children
Education: U. of Detroit, attended 1971-72; Central Michigan U., B.S. 2005
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Commerce-Justice-Science; Financial Services; Labor-HHS-Education); Oversight & Reform (Government Operations)
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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 181st ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 31,238 followers

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