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Gwen Graham confirmed as Department of Education assistant secretary

Gwen Graham
Posted at 12:49 PM, Oct 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-06 12:49:54-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — Tallahassee native Gwen Graham was confirmed by the U.S. Senate Wednesday as the Assistant Secretary for Legislation and Congressional Affairs, Department of Education.

President Joe Biden announced his intent to nominate Graham for the position in April 2021.

Graham previously served as the Congressional representative from Florida’s 2nd District during the 114th Congress and ran for Florida Governor in 2018.