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HILLEARY, Van, a Representative from Tennessee; born in Dayton, Rhea County, Tenn., June 20,
1959; graduated from Rhea County High School, Dayton, Tenn.; B.S., University of Tennessee,
Knoxville, Tenn., 1981; J.D., Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Ala.,
1990; lawyer, private practice; business executive; United States Air Force, 1982-1984; United
States Air Force Reserve, 1984 to present; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fourth and to
the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1995-January 3, 2003); not a candidate for reelection to
the One Hundred Eighth Congress in 2002, but was an unsuccessful candidate for Governor of