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James Turner's Biography
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James 'Jim' Turner
Wife: Ginny; 2 Children: John, Susan
Fort Lewis, WA
JD, University of Texas, 1971
MBA, University of Texas, 1971
BBA, University of Texas, 1968
US House Democratic Regional Whip
Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1996-2004
Texas State Senate, 1991-1996
Crockett City Mayor, 1989-1991
Aide to Former Governor Mark White, 1984-1985
Texas State House, 1981-1984
Co-Chair, Blue Dog Coalition
Co-Chair, Congressional Fatherhood Task Force
Democratic Homeland Security Task Force
Democratic Study Group
National Guard & Reserve Components Congressional Members Organization
New Democrat Coalition
Co-Chair, Prescription Drug Task Force
United States Army, Captain, 1978.
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Past President, Crockett Chamber of Commerce.
State Bar Foundation
State Ethics Commission
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