PLP 08 Profile: Anthony Dale

May 7 2008 - 10:52am

 

Name: Anthony Dale
Age: 25
Born: Mt Holly, NJ, grew up in Hampton Va
Current Digs: Alexandria Va
Occupation: Budget Analyst, Richmond City Council
Favorite part about the job: Helping people
Your first job ever? Telemarketer
Favorite book? From the Hood to the Hill by Barry Black
Favorite movie? Love & Basketball
Comfort food? Seafood
What's in your car CD player right now? Jahiem
Favorite Virginia vacation spot? Virginia Beach
First political memory? Dropping literature for Kweisi Mfume during his first race for office.
Whom do you admire and why? I admire Barack Obama because he inspires me to be engaged in the political process.
Best advice you ever got? Not to let the small stuff keep you down.
If you could have dinner with any one currently living, whom would it be and why? Carl Rove, To find out how he made it to the top and what his outlook is on the future of the political process.
Describe a perfect day. Fishing on the Chesapeake and a night out on the town with my fiance
One thing most people might be surprised to learn about you? I was homeless for a few months in Baltimore.
Ambition, political or otherwise? To be a U.S Senator one day.

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