KUCINICH, Dennis, (1946 - )


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

KUCINICH, Dennis, a Representative from Ohio; born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, October 8, 1946; graduated from St. John Cantius, Cleveland, Ohio, 1964; B.A., Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, 1973; M.A., Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, 1973; member, Cleveland, Ohio, city council, 1969-1973, 1983; clerk of courts, Cleveland, Ohio, 1975; mayor, Cleveland, Ohio, 1977-1979; member, Ohio state senate, 1995-1996; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth and to the seven succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1997-January 3, 2013); unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2008; unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress in 2012.