Laura Richardson
Laura Richardson (born April 14, 1962) is an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for California's 37th congressional district from 2007 to 2013. She is a member of the Democratic Part...
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Carol Moseley Braun
Carol Elizabeth Moseley Braun, also sometimes Moseley-Braun (born August 16, 1947), is an American politician and lawyer who represented Illinois in the United States Senate from 1993 to 1999. She was...
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Marc Veasey
Marc Allison Veasey (born January 3, 1971) is an American politician from Fort Worth, Texas. Veasey is currently the United States Representative for Texas's 33rd congressional district, winning the o...
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Congressional Black Caucus
The Congressional Black Caucus is an organization representing the black members of the United States Congress. Membership is exclusive to African-Americans, and its chair in the 114th Congress is Rep...
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Major Owens
Major Robert Odell Owens (June 28, 1936 – October 21, 2013) was a New York politician and a prominent member of the Democratic Party who served in the United States House of Representatives from 1983 ...
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Blanche Bruce
Blanche Kelso Bruce (March 1, 1841 – March 17, 1898) was a U.S. politician who represented Mississippi as a Republican in the U.S. Senate from 1875 to 1881; of mixed race, he was the fi...
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Roland Burris
Roland Wallace Burris (born August 3, 1937) is a former United States Senator from the state of Illinois and a member of the Democratic Party.In 1978, Burris was the first African-American elected to ...
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Diane Watson
Diane Edith Watson (born November 12, 1933) is a former US Representative for California's 33rd congressional district, serving from 2003 until 2011. She is a member of the Democratic Party. The distr...
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Yvonne Brathwaite Burke
Yvonne Brathwaite Burke (born October 5, 1932) is a politician from Los Angeles, California, United States. She was the first African-American woman to represent the West Coast in Congress. She served...
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Andrew Young
Andrew Jackson Young (born March 12, 1932) is an American politician, diplomat, activist and pastor from Georgia. He has served as a Congressman from Georgia's 5th congressional district, the United S...
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Jefferson F. Long
Jefferson Franklin Long (March 3, 1836 – February 4, 1901) was an American politician from Georgia. He was the first African American from Georgia to be elected to the United States House of Represen...
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Emanuel Cleaver
Emanuel Cleaver II (born October 26, 1944) is a United Methodist pastor, American politician and a member of the United States House of Representatives. Cleaver currently represents Missouri's 5th con...
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Maxine Waters
Maxine Moore Waters (née Carr; born August 15, 1938) is the U.S. Representative for California's 43rd congressional district, and previously the 35th and 29th districts, serving since 1991. She is a ...
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Katie Hall
Katie Beatrice Hall (April 3, 1938 – February 20, 2012), served as a U.S. Representative from Indiana from 1982 to 1985.
She was born Katie Beatrice Green in Mound Bayou, Bolivar County, Mississip...
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Robin Kelly
Robin Lynne Kelly (born April 30, 1956) is an American politician from Illinois who has served as the U.S. Representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district since 2013. A member of the Democrat...
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Juanita Millender-McDonald
Juanita Millender-McDonald (September 7, 1938 – April 22, 2007) was an American politician who served as a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1996 until her death in 2007, repre...
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Al Green (politician)
Alexander N. "Al" Green (born September 1, 1947) is the U.S. Representative from Texas' 9th congressional district, serving since 2005. The district includes most of southwestern Houston, including m...
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Eva M. Clayton
Eva M. Clayton (born September 16, 1934) is a politician from the state of North Carolina. On taking her seat in the United States House of Representatives following a special election in 1992, Clayto...
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Barbara-Rose Collins
Barbara-Rose Collins (born April 13, 1939) is a politician from the U.S. state of Michigan.Collins was born in Detroit, Michigan, graduated from the public schools there and attended Wayne State Unive...
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Mel Watt
Melvin Luther "Mel" Watt (born August 26, 1945) is an American politician who has been Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency since 2014. Previously he served as the United States Representati...
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Earl F. Hilliard
Earl Frederick Hilliard (born April 9, 1942) is a politician from the U.S. state of Alabama.
Hilliard was born in Birmingham, Alabama, and graduated from Morehouse College. He was elected as a De...
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John Adams Hyman
John Adams Hyman (23 July 1840 – 14 September 1891) was a Republican U.S. Congressman from North Carolina from 1875 to 1877, the first African American to represent the state in the House of Represent...
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Denise Majette
Denise L. Majette (born May 18, 1955) is an American politician from the state of Georgia. A Democrat, she represented Georgia's 4th congressional district in the United States House of Representative...
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Edward Brooke
Edward William Brooke III (October 26, 1919 – January 3, 2015) was an American Republican politician. In 1966, he became the first African American popularly elected to the United States Senate. No o...
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