Dennis Kucinich Fast Facts

Here is a look at the life of Dennis Kucinich, former Ohio congressman.


誕生日: 10月 8, 1946
出生地: Cleveland, オハイオ
    出生名: Dennis John Kucinich
    お父さん: Frank Kucinich, a truck driver
    母: バージニア (Norris) Kucinich
    Marriages: Elizabeth (Harper) Kucinich (2005-present); Sandra Kucinich (1977-1986, 離婚した); Helen Kucinich (離婚した)
    子供達: with Sandra Kucinich-Horn: Jackie
    教育: Case Western Reserve University, B.A., 1973, and M.A., 1974
    Religion: Roman Catholic


    Is a vegan.
    Against the war in イラク and proposed creating a federal department of peace.
    Consistently voted on the pro-life side while in Congress, but in 2002, he switched his position to pro-choice.
    When Kucinich was mayor of Cleveland, the city defaulted on close to $ 15 million in loans.


    1969-1975 – Serves on the Cleveland City Council.
    1975-1977 Clerk of the Cleveland Municipal Court.
    1977-1979 – Mayor of Cleveland. で 31, he is the youngest person at that time ever elected mayor of a major US city.
    1979 – Loses his reelection bid to a Republican candidate.
    1983-1985 Serves on the Cleveland City Council.
    1994-1996 Ohio State Senator.
    1996 – Is elected as a US Representative from Ohio’s 10th District.
    2月 2003 Files paperwork with the FEC to form a presidential exploratory committee.
    10月 13, 2003Formally announces his candidacy for president.
    7月 22, 2004 – Endorses Senator John Kerry for president.
    12月 12, 2006 Announces he is running for the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination.
    2007 Kucinich’s autobiography, “The Courage to Survive,” is published.
    1月 24, 2008 – Drops out of the presidential race.
    11月 2010 Elected to his eighth term in the House of Representatives.
    1月 2011 Settles his $ 150,000 lawsuit against the House of Representatives cafeteria for serving him an olive with a pit in it in 2008.
    行進 6, 2012Loses primary to fellow Democrat Marcy Kaptur. Redistricting causes Kaptur and Kucinich to have to face each other.
    五月 16, 2012 Announces he will retire from Congress at the end of his term, after deciding against relocating to run for Congress in Washington state.
    1月 20131月 2018 Fox News contributor.
    4月 2013 – Kucinich joins the Advisory Board of the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity.
      1月 17, 2018 – Announces he is running for governor of Ohio.




      , , ,


      あなたのメールアドレスが公開されることはありません. 必須フィールドは、マークされています *