Lamar Smith

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Republican Texas

U.S. House (Texas 21)


Family: Wife: Elizabeth Lynn Schaefer; 2 Children

Born: 11/19/1947 San Antonio, TX

Home: San Antonio, Texas

Religion: Christian Scientist

Education: JD, Southern Methodist University School of Law, 1975 BA, American Studies, Yale University, 1969

Profession: Business/Financial Writer, Christian Science Monitor, 1970-1972 Management Intern, Small Business Administration, 1969-1970 Partner, Lamar Seeligson Ranch Law Firm of Maebius and Duncan, San Antonio

Political: Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1986-present Bexar County Commissioners Court, 1983-1985 Representative, Texas State House of Representatives, 1981-1982 Republican Party Chair, Bexar County, 1978-1982 Assistant Whip

Congressional Membership: Congressional Grace Caucus Congressional Sportsman's Caucus House Grand Old Party Economic Task Force House Republican Steering Committee


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