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Rep. Al Lawson (D-FL 5th District)

2nd term Democrat from Florida 5th District.


Visit Rep. Al Lawson's candidate bio page.

Residence: Tallahassee

Marital Status: Married (Delores)

Prev. Occupation: Insurance Company Owner, University Administrator, Professional Basketball Player

Prev. Political Exp.: FL House, 1982-2000; FL Senate, 2000-10

Education: BS Florida A&M University, 1970; MPA Florida State University, 1973

Birthdate: 09/23/1948

Birthplace: Midway, FL

Religion: Episcopal

Percentage in Last Election: 64%

Major Opponent: Glo Smith


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Al Lawson.


Washington, D.C. Office:

1406 Longworth House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-0905
Phone: (202) 225-0123
Fax: (202) 225-2256

Tallahassee Office: (more district offices)

435 N. Macomb St., Suite 3
Tallahassee, Florida 32202
Phone: (850) 558-9450
Fax: (850) 577-0633


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Tola Thompson
  • Scheduler: Deborah Fairhurst
  • Legis. Dir.: Margaret Franklin
  • Comm. Dir.: Stephanie Lambert


Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Al Lawson's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Al Lawson a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.2388 - Harmony's Law No N/A
H.R.4771 - VA Tele-Hearing Modernization Act No N/A
H.R.1424 - Fallen Warrior Battlefield Cross Memorial Act No N/A
H.R.628 - Working to Integrate Networks Guaranteeing Member Access Now (WINGMAN) Act Yes N/A
H.R.4183 - Identifying Barriers and Best Practices Study Act No N/A
H.R.4165 - Improving Benefits for Underserved Veterans Act No N/A
H.R.1030 - Veteran Spouses Equal Treatment Act No N/A
H.R.592 - Protect Veterans from Financial Fraud Act of 2019 No N/A
H.R.4360 - VA Overpayment Accountability Act No N/A
H.R.4137 - Jennifer Kepner Healthcare for Open Air Burn Pit Exposure (HOPE) Act No N/A
H.R.4589 - To make permanent grants for transportation to medical care for highly rural veterans No N/A
(More Bills)


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