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McKINNEY, Cynthia Ann, a Representative from Georgia; born in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga.,
March 17, 1955; graduated St. Joseph High School; B.A., University of Southern
California, Los Angeles, Calif., 1978; attended Fletcher School of Law and
Diplomacy, Medford, Mass.; diplomatic fellow, Spellman College, Atlanta, Ga.,
1984; faculty member, Clark Atlanta University and Agnes Scott College; member
of the Georgia state house of representatives, 1988-1992; elected as a Democrat
to the One Hundred Third and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3,
1993-January 3, 2003); unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the One Hundred
Eighth Congress in 2002; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Ninth
Congress (January 3, 2005-January 3, 2007); unsuccessful candidate for
nomination to the One Hundred Tenth Congress in 2006; unsuccessful Green Party
candidate for election for President of the United States in 2008.
BibliographyCynthia Ann McKinney in
Black Americans in Congress, 1870-2007. Prepared under the
direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of History
& Preservation, U. S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government
Printing Office, 2008.