HARPER, Gregg, (1956 - )

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HARPER, Gregg, a Representative from Mississippi; born in Jackson, Hinds County, Miss., June 1, 1956; graduated from Pearl High School, Pearl, Miss., 1974; B.S., Mississippi College, Clinton, Miss., 1978; J.D., University of Mississippi, Oxford, Miss., 1981; lawyer, private practice; prosecutor, Brandon, Miss.; prosecutor, Richland, Miss.; chairman, Rankin County, Miss. Republican Party, 2000-2007; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Eleventh and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2009-present); chair, Joint Committee on the Library of Congress (One Hundred Thirteenth Congress); chair, Joint Committee on Printing (One Hundred Fourteenth Congress).