Age 13, Maryland
Favorite Subject: Reading
Book: Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
Extracurricular Activities: football
Alonzo loves to write and hopes to become a reporter.
As the son of a congressional aide, he gets to visit the Capitol each year during Take Your Kids to Work Day. "This is where most of the debates take place. We get to have our own debate just like the Congressmen and Congresswomen do," he said.
In his spare time, Alonzo likes to draw, ride his bike and skateboard.
Alonzo is in the eighth grade in Lexington Park, Maryland. He has four siblings.
Check out some of Alonzo's articles:
Alonzo reports from Arlington, Virginia, where Vice President Dick Cheney speaks at a 9/11 memorial for Pentagon victims.
First Lady Laura Bush gives Alonzo a tour of the White House, decorated for the holiday season.
Margaret Spellings takes Alonzo through a day in the life of the nation's top educator.
• Celebrate Constitution Day
Alonzo interviews Senator Robert Byrd, the nation's longest-serving member of Congress, about the U.S. Constitution.