2007 - Kucinich's autobiography, "The Courage to Survive," is published.
January 24, 2008 - Drops out of the presidential race.
November 2010 - Elected to his eighth term in the House of Representatives.
January 2011 - Settles his $150,000 lawsuit against the House of Representatives cafeteria for serving him an olive with a pit in it in 2008.
March 6, 2012 - Loses primary to fellow Democrat Marcy Kaptur. Redistricting causes Kaptur and Kucinich to have to face each other.
May 16, 2012 - Announces he will retire from Congress at the end of his term, after deciding against relocating to run for Congress in Washington state.
January 2013 - Is hired as a Fox News contributor.
April 2013 - Kucinich joins the Advisory Board of the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity.