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BASS, Charles Foster, (son of Perkins Bass),
a Representative from New Hampshire; born in Boston, Suffolk County,
Mass., January 8, 1952; graduated from Holderness School, Plymouth, N.H., 1970;
A.B., Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., 1974; staff for United States
Representative William S. Cohen of Maine, 1974; staff for United States
Representative David F. Emery of Maine, 1975-1979; unsuccessful candidate for
nomination to the Ninety-seventh Congress in 1980; delegate to New Hampshire
constitutional convention, 1984; member of the New Hampshire general court,
1982-1988; member of the New Hampshire state senate, 1988-1992; elected as a
Republican to the One Hundred Fourth and to the five succeeding Congresses
(January 3, 1995-January 3, 2007); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the
One Hundred Tenth Congress in 2006; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred
Twelfth Congress (January 3, 2011-January 3, 2013); unsuccessful candidate for
reelection to the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress in 2012.