GRAYSON, Alan, (1958 - )


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives, Photography Collection

GRAYSON, Alan, a Representative from Florida; born in the Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y., March 13, 1958; graduated from Bronx High School of Science, Bronx, N.Y.; A.B., Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 1978; M.P.P., Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 1983; J.D, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 1983; assistant, U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Washington, D.C.; lawyer, private practice; businessman; unsuccessful candidate for the United States House of Representatives in 2006; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Eleventh Congress (January 3, 2009-January 3, 2011); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Twelfth Congress in 2010; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress (January 3, 2013-present).