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ECKART, Dennis Edward, a Representative from Ohio; born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, April 6,
1950; attended private schools in Euclid, Ohio; B.A., Xavier University, Cincinnati, 1971; LL.B.,
Cleveland State University, Cleveland Marshall College of Law, 1974; admitted to the Ohio bar in
1974 and commenced practice in Cleveland; served in the Ohio house of representatives, 1975-1980;
elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-seventh and to the five succeeding Congresses (January 3,
1981-January 3, 1993); was not a candidate for renomination in 1992 to the One Hundred Third
Congress; is a resident of Mentor, Ohio.