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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., 1963;
M.A., University of Miami, Coral Gables, Fla., 1972; 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 three
succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2011-present).