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WILSON, Frederica, a Representative from Florida; born in Miami, Miami-Dade County,
Florida, on November 5, 1942; B.A., Fisk University, Nashville, Tenn.; M.A.,
University of Miami, Coral Gables, Fla.; elementary school principal; member of
the Miami-Dade County school board; member of the Florida state house of
representatives, 1998-2002; member of the Florida state senate, 2002-2010;
elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Twelfth and to the succeeding Congress
(January 3, 2011-present).