Oscar Braynon

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Oscar Braynon

By | December 2012
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Running head: SENATOR OSCAR BRAYNON II ‚Äč1

Senator Oscar Braynon II
BACKGROUND
Oscar Braynon II is the current vice-Mayor in the City of Miami Gardens (Keeland, 2011). Braynon always believed that he was supposed to dedicate his career to serve the people. He inherited his traits from his family members who dedicated themselves to serving the community. The family taught Braynon about the significance of returning to the community at a premature age. Because of the values taught to Braynon by influential people in his family, such as Cora Braynon, his grandmother, who was the first Black woman in Broward County to become a nurse, this made him to run for public office. Braynon thanks his parents Patricia and Oscar for allowing him to visit different places. His parents took him to the local authorities meetings when he was young. Braynon graduated from Florida State University and later became a Kappa Alpha PSI Fraternity Incorporated member. Braynon knew that for him to be able to assist people in his area and his nation, he had to get actively involved in politics (The Florida Senate, 2011). When he was an intern as well as a worker of Kendrick Meek who was the then State Representative, he learnt more information about politics. Oscar Braynon believed in his dreams. He knew that with hard work and determination, he would be able to achieve his dream. He studied hard and was later admitted to Florida State University. He took his varsity education seriously therefore passing with excellence. After finishing his varsity education, Braynon met his wife Melissa Fung. Together they have one Child. Braynon is a believer of God. He is of the Episcopal religion. He knows that through God, people can achieve all their dreams. He chose the Democratic Party as his party of choice. It seems that he made a very good decision because he achieved all his dreams in this party through the support of his colleagues and people. Braynon says that his family, colleagues, and...