Biography: Dennis John Kucinich is perhaps one of the most unique politicians working today. He began his long, yet complex career in 1977 as Mayor of Cleveland and was in that position till 1979. In addition to being Mayor of Cleveland, he has served on the Cleveland City Council (1970-75, 1981-82), as the Clerk of Courts for the Cleveland Municipal Court (from 1976-1977), been an Ohio State Senator (from 1994-1996); and in November 2006, he was elected to his sixth term as a Member of the United States House of Representatives (1997-present). He launched two unsuccessful bids for president of the United States as a Democrat in 2004 and 2008. He failed to receive the nomination both times, but endorsed Barack Obama the second time. He has a daughter Jackie from his marriage to Sandra Lee McCarthy and currently lives with his wife, Elizabeth Jane Harper Kucinich.
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