WEXLER, Robert, a Representative from Florida; born in Queens, Queens County, N.Y., January 2, 1961; graduated from Hollywood Hills High School, Hollywood, Fla.; B.A., University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla., 1982; J.D., George Washington University Law School, Washington, D.C., 1985; lawyer, private practice; member of the Florida state senate, 1990-1996; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth Congress and to the six succeeding Congresses until his resignation on January 4, 2010 (January 3, 1997-January 4, 2010); president, Center for Middle East Peace, Washington, D.C., 2010-present.
BibliographyWexler, Robert, with David Fisher. Fire-Breathing Liberal: How I Learned to Survive (and Thrive) in the Contact Sport of Congress. New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2008.
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present