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JDate a congressman

ShermanRep. Brad Sherman of Sherman Oaks has been using JDate under the name of "jim2005ofDC,” according to The Hill in Washington. A spokesman for the Democrat confirmed the revelation for the Jewish Journal, which runs an item in Friday's issue. Sherman, who is 51, has never been married. He is the second Democratic member of the House known to use the Jewish-oriented dating service.


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