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Rep. Al Lawson, D-Fla.

Member of the House (1st term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Florida - 5th District
Political Highlights: Fla. House, 1982-00; Fla. Senate, 2000-2010; sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House, 2010; Democratic nominee for U.S. House, 2012
Born: September 23, 1948; Midway, Fla.
Residence: Tallahassee
Religion: Episcopalian
Family: Wife, Delores Lawson; two children
Education: Florida A&M U., B.S. 1970; Florida State U., M.P.A. 1973; Florida State U., attended Ph.D. program 1974-77
Elected: 2016
Committee Assignments: Agriculture (Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research; General Farm Commodities & Risk Management; Nutrition); Small Business (Agriculture, Energy & Trade; Contracting & Workforce; Health and Technology - Ranking Member)
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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 198th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 4,100 followers


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