Paul Ryan (R-WI-1st) Rep.

 

 Bio: Paul Davis Ryan (born January 29, 1970) is an American politician, the United States Representative for Wisconsin’s 1st congressional district, and the presumptive nominee of the Republican Party for Vice President of the United States in the 2012 election.[1][2] Born and raised in Janesville, Wisconsin, Ryan is a graduate of Miami University in Ohio. He worked as an aide to legislators Bob Kasten, Sam Brownback, and Jack Kemp, and as a speechwriter before winning election to the U.S. House in 1998. He is currently the chairman of the House…

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Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI)

 

 Bio: Scott Kevin Walker (born November 2, 1967) is an American Republican politician who began serving as the 45th Governor of Wisconsin on January 3, 2011, after defeating Democratic candidate Tom Barrett, 52 percent to 47 percent in the November 2010 general election. Previously, Walker was the County Executive of Milwaukee County, Wisconsin from 2002 to 2010, and a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly from 1993 to 2002. Walker announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination in the 2016 Presidential election on July 13, 2015. His campaign ended on…

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Eric Cantor (R-VA-7th) Rep., Defeated In Primary, Steps Down as GOP Leader

 

  Eric Ivan Cantor (born June 6, 1963) is the United States Representative for Virginia’s 7th congressional district, serving from 2001. A member of the Republican Party, he became House Majority Leader when the 112th Congress convened on January 3, 2011. He previously served as House Minority Whip from 2009 to 2011. His district includes most of the northern and western sections of Richmond, along with most of Richmond’s western suburbs and portions of the Shenandoah Valley. Cantor is the highest-ranking Jewish member of Congress in its history, and currently…

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Duncan D. Hunter (R-CA-50th)

 

 Duncan D. Hunter has been a member of the U.S. House of Representatives since 2009. He currently represents California’s 50th congressional district and previously California’s 52nd district. He is a member of the Republican Party. Hunter is a former U.S. Marine officer and veteran of the Iraq War and the War in Afghanistan making him the first combat veteran of either conflicts to serve in Congress. Hunter is seeking re-election in 2016. Duncan Hunter’s Bio at Ballotpedia Stance on The Issues at OnTheIssues Voting Record at Vote Smart Contact Info at…

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Warren G. Harding – 29th US President

 

 Warren Gamaliel Harding (November 2, 1865 – August 2, 1923) was the 29th President of the United States from 1921-1923. Harding was newspaper publisher who served in the state office as well as the US Senate. As a senator Harding protected alcohol interest and women’s suffrage ans was the first US Senator to be elected as President of the United States. As President Harding promised the country a return to normalcy by strengthening the economy without foreign influence . While in office Harding signed the first child welfare program in the United…

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Herbert Hoover – 31st US President

 

 Herbert Clark Hoover ( (August 10, 1874 – October 20, 1964) was the 31st President of the United States from 1929-1933. Prior to his election as President, Hoover served as the United States Secretary of Commerce under Presidents Warren Harding and Calvin Coolidge. He was the most recent  cabinet member to be elected as President as well as one of two Presidents to be elected without electoral experience or high military rankings. Hoover believed strongly in the Efficiency Movement that believed the government was full of inefficiency and waste.  Hoover tried…

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Gerald Ford – 38th President of the United States

 

   Gerald Rudolph “Jerry” Ford who was born as Leslie Lynch King Jr ,  July 14, 1913 – December 26, 2006) was the 38th President of the United States serving from 1974-1977. Prior to his election as President Ford was th 40th Vice President of the US serving from 1973-1974. He entered his role as President after the resignation of Richard M. Nixon and to date is the only President and Vice President to have been elected without the vote from the Electoral College. Prior to his service as Vice President, Ford…

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Mitt Romney – U.S. Senator (R-UT)

 

 Bio: Willard Mitt Romney (born March 12, 1947) is an American businessman and politician. He was the 70th Governor of Massachusetts from 2003 to 2007 and is a candidate for the 2012 Republican Party presidential nomination. Read more More on Mitt Romney; MittRomney.com Biography at WhoRunsGov.com at The Washington Post Issue positions and quotes at On The Issues Financial information at OpenSecrets.org Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election Commission Appearances on C-SPAN programs Appearances on Charlie Rose Appearances at the Internet Movie Database Collected news and commentary at The New York Times Collected news and commentary at The Wall Street Journal Collected news and commentary at The Guardian Works by…

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