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Michael Bloomberg

Michael Rubens Bloomberg is an American businessman, politician, philanthropist, and author.

He is the majority owner and co-founder of Bloomberg L.P.. He was the mayor of New York City from 2002 to 2013, and was a candidate in the 2020 Democratic presidential primaries.

  • Full name: Michael Rubens Bloomberg
  • Profession: American businessman and politician
  • Born: 14 February 1942 (age 78 years), Brighton, Massachusetts, United States
  • Height: 1.8 m
  • Net worth: 57.4 billion USD (2020)
  • Spouse: Susan Brown (m. 1975–1993)
  • Party: Democratic Party
  • Education: Harvard Business School (1966)
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Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris is an American lawyer and politician serving as the junior United States Senator from California since 2017.

A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served as the 27th District Attorney of San Francisco from 2004 to 2011 and 32nd Attorney General of California from 2011 until 2017.

  • Full name: Kamala Devi Harris
  • Profession: American politician
  • Born: 20 October 1964 (age 55 years), Oakland, California, United States
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 1.57 m
  • Spouse: Douglas Emhoff (m. 2014)
  • Parents: Donald Harris, Shyamala Gopalan Harris
  • Education: UC Hastings College of the Law (1989), Howard University (1986), Westmount High School
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Michael Bennet

Michael Farrand Bennet is an American businessman, lawyer, and politician who has served as the senior United States Senator from Colorado since 2009. A member of the Democratic Party, he was appointed to the seat when Senator Ken Salazar became Secretary of the Interior.

Bennet previously worked as a managing director for the Anschutz Investment Company, chief of staff to Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper, and Superintendent of Denver Public Schools.

  • Full name: Michael Farrand Bennet
  • Profession: American businessman, lawyer and politician
  • Born: 28 November 1964 (age 55 years), New Delhi, India
  • Office: Senator (CO) since 2009
  • Spouse: Susan Daggett (m. 1997)
  • Books: The Land of Flickering Lights: Restoring America in an Age of Broken Politics
  • Education: Yale Law School, Wesleyan University, Beauvoir, Yale University, St. Albans School
  • Children: Halina Bennet, Caroline Bennet, Anne Bennet
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Al Gore

Albert Arnold Gore Jr. is an American politician and environmentalist who served as the 45th vice president of the United States from 1993 to 2001.

Gore was Bill Clinton’s running mate in their successful campaign in 1992, and the pair was re-elected in 1996.

Near the end of Clinton’s second term, Gore was selected as the Democratic nominee for the 2000 presidential election but lost the election in a very close race after a Florida recount.

After his term as vice-president ended in 2001, Gore remained prominent as an author and environmental activist, whose work in climate change activism earned him (jointly with the IPCC) the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007.

  • Full name: Albert Arnold Gore Jr.
  • Profession: American politician
  • 45th U.S. Vice President
  • Born: 31 March 1948 (age 72 years), Washington, D.C., United States
  • Height: 1.85 m
  • Spouse: Mary Elizabeth Aitcheson Gore (m. 1970)
  • Books: An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It
  • Education: Vanderbilt University Divinity School (1971–1972)
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Joe Biden

Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. is an American politician who served as the 47th vice president of the United States from 2009 to 2017 and represented Delaware in the U.S. Senate from 1973 to 2009.

 A member of the Democratic Party, Biden is a candidate for president in the 2020 election.

He unsuccessfully sought the Democratic presidential nomination in 1988 and in 2008.

  • Full name: Joseph Robinette Biden Jr.
  • Profession: American politician
  • Former Vice President of the United States
  • Born: 20 November 1942 (age 77 years), Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Party: Democratic Party
  • Spouse: Jill Biden (m. 1977), Neilia Hunter (m. 1966–1972)
  • Education: College of Law – Syracuse University (1968), University of Delaware (1965), Archmere Academy (1961)
  • Children: Hunter Biden, Ashley Biden, Naomi Biden, Beau Biden
  • Grandchildren: Natalie Biden, Finnegan Biden, Robert Biden II, Naomi Biden, Maisy Biden
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Franklin D. Roosevelt

Franklin D. Roosevelt, often referred to by his initials FDR, was an American politician who served as the 32nd president of the United States from 1933 until his death in 1945.

A member of the Democratic Party, he won a record four presidential elections and became a central figure in world events during the first half of the 20th century.

Roosevelt directed the federal government during most of the Great Depression, implementing his New Deal domestic agenda in response to the worst economic crisis in U.S. history.

As a dominant leader of his party, he built the New Deal Coalition, which realigned American politics into the Fifth Party System and defined American liberalism throughout the middle third of the 20th century.

His third and fourth terms were dominated by World War II, which ended shortly after he died in office.

He is rated by scholars as one of the three greatest U.S. presidents, along with George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, but has also been subject to substantial criticism.

  • Full name: Franklin Delano Roosevelt
  • Profession: American politician
  • 32nd U.S. President
  • Born: 30 January 1882, Hyde Park, New York, United States
  • Died: 12 April 1945, Little White House Historic Site, Georgia, United States
  • Presidential term: 4 March 1933 – 12 April 1945
  • Succeeded by: Harry S. Truman
  • Children: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr., Anna Roosevelt Halsted
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Ted Kennedy

Ted Kennedy was an American politician who served as a U.S. Senator from Massachusetts for almost 47 years, from 1962 until his death in 2009.

A member of the Democratic Party and the Kennedy political family, he was the second most senior member of the Senate when he died and is the third-longest-continuously-serving senator in United States history.

Kennedy was a brother of President John F. Kennedy and U.S.

Attorney General and U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy—both victims of assassination—and was the father of Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy.

  • Full name: Edward Moore Kennedy
  • Profession: American politician, Former American senator
  • Born: 22 February 1932, Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Died: 25 August 2009, Hyannis Port, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
  • Years of service: 1951–1953
  • Democratic Party
  • Spouse: Victoria Reggie Kennedy (m. 1992–2009), Joan Bennett Kennedy (m. 1958–1983)
  • Siblings: Robert F. Kennedy, John F. Kennedy, MORE
  • Children: Edward Kennedy, Jr., Patrick J. Kennedy, Kara Kennedy
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Nancy Pelosi

Nancy Pelosi is an American politician serving as Speaker of the United States House of Representatives since 2019, and previously from 2007 to 2011.

She is the only woman in U.S. history to hold this position and is the highest-ranking female elected official in United States history.

As House Speaker, Pelosi is second in the presidential line of succession, immediately after the vice president.

  • Full name: Nancy Patricia Pelosi
  • Profession: American politician
  • Born: 26 March 1940 (age 80 years), Baltimore, Maryland, United States
  • Democratic party
  • Office: Representative (CA 12th District) since 2013
  • Previous offices: Representative, CA 8th District (1993–2013), Representative, CA 5th District (1987–1993)
  • Education: Trinity Washington University (1962), Institute of Notre Dame
  • Spouse: Paul Pelosi (m. 1963)
  • Children: Christine Pelosi, Alexandra Pelosi, Paul Pelosi, Jr., Nancy Corinne Pelosi, Jacqueline Pelosi
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Ronald Reagan

Ronald Wilson Reagan was an American politician who served as the 40th president of the United States from 1981 to 1989 and became a highly influential voice of modern conservatism.

Prior to his presidency, he was a Hollywood actor and union leader before serving as the 33rd governor of California from 1967 to 1975.

  • Full name: Ronald Wilson Reagan
  • Profession: American politician
  • Born: 6 February 1911, Tampico, Illinois, United States
  • Died: 5 June 2004, Bel Air, Los Angeles, California, United States
  • 40th President of the United States
  • Presidential term: 20 January 1981 – 20 January 1989
  • Vice president: George H. W. Bush (1981–1989)
  • Republican party
  • Spouse: Nancy Reagan (m. 1952–2004), Jane Wyman (m. 1940–1949)
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Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter is an American politician, philanthropist, and former farmer who served as the 39th president of the United States from 1977 to 1981.

A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as a Georgia State Senator from 1963 to 1967 and as the 76th governor of Georgia from 1971 to 1975.

Since leaving the presidency, Carter has remained active in the private sector; in 2002, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work in co-founding the Carter Center.

  • Full name: James Earl Carter Jr.
  • Profession: American politician, 39th U.S. President
  • Born: 1 October 1924 (age 95 years), Plains, Georgia, United States
  • Presidential term: 20 January 1977 – 20 January 1981
  • Vice president: Walter Mondale (1977–1981)
  • Party: Democratic Party
  • Height: 1.77 m
  • Spouse: Rosalynn Carter (m. 1946)
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Elizabeth Warren

Elizabeth Warren is an American politician and lawyer serving as the senior United States senator from Massachusetts since 2013.

She was formerly a law school professor specializing in bankruptcy law.

A member of the Democratic Party and a progressive, Warren has focused on consumer protection, economic opportunity, and the social safety net while in the Senate.

She was also a Democratic candidate in the 2020 United States presidential election.

  • Full name: Elizabeth Ann Herring // Elizabeth Ann Warren
  • Profession: American politician and lawyer
  • Born: 22 June 1949 (age 70 years), Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
  • Height: 1.73 m
  • Education: Rutgers Law School (1976), MORE
  • Spouse: Bruce H. Mann (m. 1980), Jim Warren (m. 1968–1978)
  • Children: Amelia Warren Tyagi, Alexander Warren
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Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders is an American politician who has served as the junior United States Senator from Vermont since 2007 and as U.S. Representative for the state’s at-large congressional district from 1991 to 2007.

Sanders is the longest-serving independent in U.S. congressional history, though he has a close relationship with the Democratic Party, having caucused with House and Senate Democrats for most of his congressional career.

Sanders ran unsuccessfully for the 2016 Democratic nomination for president and is running again in 2020. Before entering each race, he pledged to serve as a Democrat if elected.

  • Full name: Bernard Sanders
  • Born: 8 September 1941 (age 78 years), Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Height: 1.83 m
  • Office: Senator (D-VT) since 2007
  • Spouse: Jane Sanders (m. 1988), Deborah Shiling (m. 1964–1966)
  • Children: Levi Sanders
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Barack Obama

Barack Obama is an American politician and was the 44th president of the United States from 2009 to 2017.

Before his presidential term he was an attorney and served as a member of the Democratic Party.

Barack Obama was the first African American president of the United States and the first African American commander-in-chief. He served two terms, in 2008 and 2012.

  • Born: 4 August 1961, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
  • Full name: Barack Hussein Obama II
  • Spouse: Michelle Obama
  • Height: 1.85 m
  • Presidential term: 20 January 2009 – 20 January 2017