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John Lewis (Georgia)

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John Lewis
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U.S. House of Representatives, Georgia's 5th Congressional District
Incumbent
In office
January 3, 1987-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 28
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
3rd Chairman, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
1963-1966
Compensation
Base salary$174,000
Elections and appointments
Last election2010
First elected1986
Next general2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Atlanta City Council
1982-1986
Education
High schoolPike County Training High School
Bachelor'sAmerican Baptist Theological Seminary, Fisk University
Personal
Date of birthFebruary 21, 1940
Place of birthTroy, Alabama
ProfessionCivil Rights Leader, Political Consultant
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
John Robert Lewis (b. February 21, 1940) is a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives. Lewis was elected by voters from Georgia's 5th congressional district.

Biography

Career

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U.S. House of Representatives

2011-2012

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Political offices
Preceded by
Wyche Fowler
U.S. House of Representatives - Georgia District 5
1987–present
Succeeded by
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