Anthony Daniels (politician)

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Anthony Daniels
Minority Leader of the Alabama House of Representatives
Assumed office
February 22, 2017
Preceded byCraig Ford
Member of the Alabama House of Representatives
from the 53rd district
Assumed office
November 2014
Preceded byAlann Johnson
Personal details
Born (1982-10-05) October 5, 1982 (age 37)
Political partyDemocratic
EducationAlabama A&M University (BA, MA)

Anthony Daniels (born October 5, 1982) is an American politician and member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing House District 53 since 2014.[1] Since February 22, 2017, Daniels has served as minority leader in the state House of Representatives, leading the House Democratic Caucus. At 34, Daniels is both the youngest and first black person in history to ever hold the position in modern state history.

A resident of Huntsville, Daniels is an elementary school teacher by profession. He holds BA and MA degrees from Alabama A&M University.

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  1. ^ Grotjahn, Jessica. "Rep. Anthony Daniels talks about much needed reforms". WHNT-TV. Retrieved 26 May 2017.
Alabama House of Representatives
Preceded by
Craig Ford
Minority Leader of the Alabama House of Representatives