|U.S. Secretary of Transportation|
|Elections and appointments|
|Nominated||April 29, 2013|
|Confirmed||June 27, 2013|
|Appointed||July 2, 2013|
|Appointed by||Barack Obama|
|Mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina|
|Charlotte City Council|
|Campaign Manager for Rep. Mel Watt|
|High school||West Charlotte High School|
|J.D.||New York University School of Law|
|Birthday||April 30, 1971|
|Place of birth||Charlotte, North Carolina|
He previously served as the youngest mayor to ever serve in Charlotte, North Carolina, and on the Charlotte City Council prior to that.
Born in Charlotte, North Carolina, Foxx attended West Charlotte High School before graduating from Davidson College. He earned a J.D. from New York University School of Law as a Root-Tilden-Kern Scholar. Foxx worked as a law clerk in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, a trial attorney for the Justice Department and a staff council on the House Judiciary Committee before being elected to the Charlotte City Council in 2005. He also worked at the private law firm Hunton & Williams.
- 1993: Graduated from Davidson College
- 1996: Earned J.D. from New York University School of Law
- 2004: Campaign Manager for Rep. Mel Watt
- 2005-2009: Member of Charlotte City Council
- 2009-2013: Mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina
- 2013-Present: United States Secretary of Transportation
|Anthony Foxx Confirmation vote, June 27, 2013|
|Party||Votes for||Votes against||Total votes|
Foxx is married with two children.
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- New York Times, "Charlotte Mayor Is Chosen as Transportation Chief," April 29, 2013
- GovTrack, "On the Nomination: Anthony Renard Foxx," June 27, 2013
- U.S. Department of Transportation, "Meet the Secretary," accessed December 16, 2013
- New York University, "Alumnus of the Month," May 2013
- Charlotte, "Anthony Foxx," accessed December 16, 2016
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