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GALLEGO, Pete P., a Representative from Texas; born in Alpine, Brewster County, Tex.,
December 2, 1961; B.A., Sul Ross State University, Alpine, Tex., 1982; J.D.,
University of Texas, Austin, Tex., 1985; lawyer; assistant attorney general,
Office of the Attorney General, State of Texas, 1986-1989; member of the Texas
state house of representatives, 1991-2012; chairman, Texas state house of
representatives democratic caucus, 1991-2001; elected as a Democrat to the One
Hundred Thirteenth Congress (January 3, 2013-present).