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Brad Sherman Bradley J. "Brad" Sherman (born October 24 1954) is an American politician. He has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1997, representing California's At-large congressional district. gets engaged
Congressman Brad Sherman, D-Sherman Oaks, announced Friday that he is engaged to Lisa Nicola Kaplan, a foreign affairs officer for the U.S. State Department.
``I'm thrilled,'' said Sherman, who said he has known Kaplan for more than a year after the two met at a Washington, D.C., restaurant.
Kaplan, who lives in Washington, D.C., is a native of New York City New York City: see New York, city.
New York City
City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S. who holds a master's degree in public policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government The John F. Kennedy School of Government, colloquially known as the Kennedy School of Government (KSG) or simply the Kennedy School, is a public policy school and one of the professional graduate schools of Harvard University. at Harvard University and another master's in international administration from the School for International Training at Brattleboro, Vt.
She earned a bachelor's degree in political science from Williams College in Williamstown, Mass., and focuses on human rights issues in her current post.
Her father, Robert Kaplan, is a forensic psychiatrist. Her stepmother, Peggy Jarrell Kaplan, is a portrait photographer.
Sherman, 51, is a Los Angeles native who graduated from UCLA UCLA University of California at Los Angeles
UCLA University Center for Learning Assistance (Illinois State University)
UCLA University of Carrollton, TX and Lower Addison, TX and Harvard Law School Harvard Law School (colloquially, Harvard Law or HLS) is one of the professional graduate schools of Harvard University. Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard Law is considered one of the most prestigious law schools in the United States. . He was elected to Congress in 1997.
A wedding date or location have not been set.