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PACKARD, Ronald C., a Representative from California; born in Meridian, Ada County, Idaho, January 19,
1931; attended Meridian Elementary School; graduated from Meridian High School, Meridian, Idaho,
1948; attended Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1948-1950; attended Portland State
University, Portland, Oregon, 1952-1953; D.M.D., University of Oregon Dental School, Portland,
1953-1957; United States Navy Dental Corps, lieutenant, 1957-1959; dentist; member of the
Carlsbad City Council, Carlsbad, Calif., 1976-1978; elected mayor of Carlsbad, Calif., 1978-1982;
elected as a Republican write-in candidate to the Ninety-eighth and to the eight succeeding Congresses
(January 3, 1983-January 3, 2001); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Seventh
Congress in 2000.