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ADAMS, Sandra (Sandy), a Representative from Florida; born in Wyandotte, Wayne County,
Michigan, on December 14, 1956; attended high school and earned a G.E.D.; B.A.,
Columbia College, Orlando, Fla., 2000; United States Air Force, 1974-1975;
Orange County, Fla., sheriffs office, 1985-2002; member of the Florida state
house of representatives, 2002-2010; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred
Twelfth Congress (January 3, 2011-January 3, 2013); unsuccessful candidate for
nomination to the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress in 2012.