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Meet Florida's most intriguing figure in DC



U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson: "Pugnacious, partisan, smart and rich, the Orlando Democrat has been stirring the pot since taking office in January, most vividly when he took to the House floor this week and said the Republican health care plan amounted to "die quickly."

And quite the fashion plate: "I thought at first he was trying out for a road company of Guys and Dolls," said Rep. Barney Frank, the Massachusetts Democrat who chairs the Financial Services Committee.

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[Last modified: Thursday, September 9, 2010 2:20pm]


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