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Richard Hugh Baker's Biography
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Wife: Kay; 2 Children
New Orleans, LA
BA, Political Science, Louisiana State University, 1971
Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1987-2008
Representative, Louisiana State House of Representatives, 1972-1986
Switched from Democratic to Republican Party, 1986
Democratic Candidate, Louisiana State Senate, 1981
Congressional Fire Services Caucus
Congressional Grace Caucus
Congressional Immigration Reform Caucus
Congressional Soybean Caucus
Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus
Congressional Travel and Tourism Caucus
Rural Health Care Coalition
Real Estate Developer, The Baker Agency, 1971-1986
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
American Legislative Exchange Conference
Baton Rouge Lodge #372 Central Region Planning Commission
Member, Blackwater Methodist Church
Central Area Homebuilders
East Baton Rouge Airport Commission
Southern Legislative Conference
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