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Donald M. Payne, D

Democrat



Biography

Political Highlights: Essex County Board of Freeholders, 1972-78; sought Democratic nomination for Essex County executive, 1978; sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House, 1980; Newark Municipal Council, 1982-88; sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House, 1986; U.S. House of Representatives, 1989-2012
Born: July 16, 1934; Newark, N.J.
Residence: Newark
Religion: Baptist
Family: Widowed; three children
Education: Seton Hall U., B.A. 1957



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