Quotes by Donald M. Payne

About Donald M. Payne:

Donald Milford Payne was an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district from 1989 to 2012. He was a member of the Democratic Party. The district encompasses most of the city of Newark, parts of Jersey City and Elizabeth, and some suburban communities in Essex and Union counties. He was the first African American to represent New Jersey in Congress.

Author Bio

  • NameDonald M. Payne
  • DescriptionAmerican politician
  • BornJuly 16, 1934
  • DiedMarch 6, 2012
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionPolitician
  • AwardsDemocracy Service Medal