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Alan Grayson

AKA Alan Mark Grayson

Born: 13-Mar-1958
Birthplace: Bronx, NY

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congressman, Florida 9th

Attorney elected to US Congress in 2008, succeeding Ric Keller and representing Florida's 8th Congressional District. Progressive Democrat; generally pro-abortion rights, pro-gay rights, anti-offshore drilling. Supported 2009 economic stimulus, 2010 health care reform, and made headlines with a speech on the floor of the House, in which he said, "If you get sick America, the Republican health care plan is this: Die quickly!" Defeated in 2010 election and succeeded in Congress by Daniel A. Webster. Re-elected to Congress in 2012.

Wife: Lolita (three daughters, two sons)
Daughter: Skye
Daughter: Star
Daughter: Sage
Son: Storm (twin)
Son: Stone (twin)

    High School: Bronx High School of Science, Bronx, NY (1974)
    University: BA Economics summa cum laude, Harvard University (1978)
    University: MPP, John F. Kennedy School of Government (1983)
    Law School: JD, Harvard Law School (1983)
    Lecturer: George Washington University (1990s)

    US Congressman, Florida 9th (3-Jan-2013 to present)
    US Congressman, Florida 8th (3-Jan-2009 to 3-Jan-2011)
    Grayson & Kubli Co-Founder, Partner (1991-2009)
    IDT President (1990-91)
    Alliance for Aging Research Co-Founder, Board of Directors (1986-90)
    Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson Associate (1985-86)
    Law Clerk US Appeals Court, DC Circuit (1984-85)
    Law Clerk Colorado Supreme Court (1983-84)
    Democratic National Committee
    John Kerry for President
    Obama for America
    Obama Victory Fund 2012
    Risk Factors: Asthma

Official Website:
http://grayson.house.gov/


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