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RAMSTAD, James (Jim), a Representative from Minnesota; born in Jamestown, Stutsman County,
N.D., May 6, 1946; B.A., University of Minnesota, 1968; J.D., George Washington
University Law School, Washington, D.C., 1973; United States Army Reserve,
1968-1975; staff for the speaker of the Minnesota state house of
representatives, 1969-1970; staff, United States Representative Thomas S.
Kleppe of North Dakota, 1970; adjunct professor, American University,
Washington, D.C., 1974-1978; deputy campaign manager for United States
Representative William E. Frenzel of Minnesota, 1978; member of the Minnesota
state senate, 1981-1990; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Second and
to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1991-January 3, 2009); was not a
candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Eleventh Congress in