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Dennis Richardson's Biography
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Wife: Cathy; 9 Children
Los Angeles, CA
Attended, Harbor College
JD, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Brigham Young University, 1979
BA, Brigham Young University, 1976
Member, City Council, Central Point, Oregon
Candidate, Oregon Governor, 2014
Representative, Oregon State House of Representatives, 2002-2014
Speaker Pro Tempore, Oregon State House of Representatives, 2005
Treasurer, Oregon State Republican Party, 1999-2003
Chair, Second Congressional District, Oregon Republican Party, 1996-2000
Chair, Budget Committee, School District 6
Former Member, Committee on Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) Reform, Oregon State House of Representatives
Former Member, Environment and Land Use Committee, Oregon State House of Representatives
Former Member, Health Policy Committee, Oregon State House of Representatives
Former Member, Trade and Economic Development Committee, Oregon State House of Representatives
Co-Chair, Joint Senate and House Ways and Means Committee, Oregon Legislature, 2011-2013
Owner, Dennis Richardson and Associates, Professional Corporation, 1980-present
Served, United States Army, 1969-1971
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Delegate, Citizens for America, 1984
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