1967 – Born on the 9th of October in Montgomery, Alabama, U.S.A.
1990 – Graduated a degree of Law in Harvard University, as a Cum Laude.
2000 – Ran for the House of Representative as a Democratic but lost.
2003 – Elected in United States House of Representatives representing Alabama’s 7th Congressional District.
2006 – Assigned to the Committee on Ways and Means a committee of the United States House of Representatives.