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SALAZAR, John, (brother of Kenneth Salazar),
a Representative from Colorado; born in Alamosa, Alamosa County,
Colo., July 21, 1953; B.S., Adams State College, Alamosa, Colo., 1981; United
States Army, 1973-1976; farmer; rancher; business owner; member of the Colorado
Agricultural Commission, 1999-2002; member of the Colorado state house of
representatives, 2003-2004; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Ninth and
to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2005-January 3, 2011);
unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Twelfth Congress in
BibliographyJohn Salazar in
Hispanic Americans in Congress, 1822-2012. Prepared under the
direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of the
Historian and the Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 2013.