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David Cicilline's Biography

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On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House (RI) - District 1

Contact Information

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Post Office Box 9107
Providence, RI 02940
Phone: 401-553-2010

1070 Main Street, Suite 300
Pawtucket, RI 02860

2233 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Full Name:

David N. Cicilline

Gender:

Male

Family:

Single

Birth Date:

07/15/1961

Birth Place:

Providence, RI

Home City:

Providence, RI

Religion:

Jewish

JD, Georgetown University Law Center, 1986

BA, Political Science, Brown University, 1983

Representative, United States House of Representatives, District 1, 2010-present

Member, Democratic Leadership Council

Candidate, United States House of Representatives, Rhode Island, District 1, 2022

Super Delegate, Democratic National Convention, 2008, 2016

Mayor, City of Providence, 2002-2010

Representative, Rhode Island State House of Representatives, District 4, 1994-2002

Candidate, Rhode Island State Senate, 1992

Co-Chair, Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus, present

Vice Chair, Congressional Progressive Caucus, present

Member, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Task Force

Member, Advisory Committee on Women in the Courts, Rhode Island Supreme Court

Former Member, Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Member, Criminal Justice Commission

Former Member, Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Immigration and Border Security Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Former Ranking Member, Regulatory Reform, Commercial, and Antitrust Law Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, Energy, and the Environment, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations (Foreign Affairs), United States House of Representatives

Former Member, The Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Member, Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission

Attorney, Law Offices of David N. Cicilline

Adjunct Professor, Law School, Roger Williams University

Public Defender, District of Columbia, 1986-1987

Member, Advisory Board, Perishable Theater

Member, All Children's Theater

Volunteer Attorney, American Civil Liberties Union

Member, Center for Individualized Training and Education, American Civil Liberties Union

Co-Founder/Member, College Democrats, Brown University

Member, Groden Center

Member, Jewish Federation of Rhode Island

Member, Justinian Law Society

Member, Langston Hughes Center for Arts and Education

Founding Member, Mayors Against Illegal Guns

Member, Mount Hope Neighborhood Association

Member, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

President, National Conference of Democratic Mayors

Member, Nickerson Community Center

Member, Order of the Sons of Italy

Member, Rhode Island Affiliate, Summit Neighborhood Association

Member, Rhode Island Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Member, Rhode Island Holocaust Museum

Board Member, Rhode Island Project Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

Member, Save the Bay

Chair, United States Conference of Mayors

President, Very Special Arts

Awards:

Magna Cum Laude Graduate, Brown University, 1983

Father's Name:

Jack

Favorite Book:

John Adams by David McCullough
The Political Brain by Drew Westen
The Nine by Jeffrey Tobin
Blindness by Jose Saramago

Favorite Musician:

Andrea Bocelli, Bruce Springstein, Coldplay, Michael Buble, Kate Nash, Mika

Mother's Name:

Sabra

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