J. Richard Blankenship Politician

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J. Richard Blankenship(born September 2, 1949) previously served as the United States Ambassador to the Bahamas. He was confirmed by the U.S. Senate and was appointed by President George W. Bush in the Spring of 2001. Before becoming Ambassador Richard Blankenship was a partner in the Capital South Group, an investment banking firm whose home office was in Jacksonville, Florida, and a close friend of Jeb Bush, former Governor of Florida and brother of President of George W. Bush. He is currently the managing Director of Global Investment Advisers, an international business consulting group. He also served as President and CFO of St. John's Capital, a regional firm with offices in the south-east. He was educated at Florida State University and the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Blankenship writes a syndicated column for newspapers in the Caribbean and his writings on reorganization of government can frequently be found on conservative web sites. He was often seen cruising the streets of Nassau in his State Department vehicle, with flags flying as an indication the safety of U.S.

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Date of birth
September 2nd, 1949


1. Florida State University Colleges/University

The Florida State University (commonly referred to as Florida State or FSU) is a space-grant and sea-grant public university located in Tallahassee, Florida, United States. It is a comprehensive doctoral research university with medical programs and significant research activity as determined by the Carnegie Foundation. The university comprises 15 separate colleges and 39 centers, facilities, labs and institutes that offer more than 300 programs of study, including professional programs. Florida State was officially established in 1851 and is located on the oldest continuous site of higher education in the state of Florida. Florida State University was declared in 2010 to be a "Budget Ivy" university by the Fiske Guide to Getting into the Right College. In 1935 Florida State University was awarded the first chapter of Phi Beta Kappa in Florida and is among the ten percent of American universities to have earned a chapter of the national academic honor society.

Type Public university
2013. 415 mil. $
2010. 370 mil. $
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600 West College Avenue, 32306 - Tallahassee, Florida
2013. 32,276
2012. 32,171
2010. 31,418
2009. 30,803
2013. 8,034
2012. 8,524
2010. 8,998
Acceptance rate
2013. 56.8 %
2012. 53.7 %
2010. 58.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 4.92 K $
2011. 5.83 K $
2010. 5.24 K $
2009. 4.57 K $
2008. 3.99 K $
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