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THORNBERRY, William McClellan (Mac), a Representative from Texas; born in Clarendon, Donley County, Tex.,
July 15, 1958; graduated from Clarendon High School, Clarendon, Tex., 1976;
B.A., Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Tex., 1980; J.D., University of Texas
School of Law, Austin, Tex., 1983; staff, United States Representative Thomas
G. Loeffler of Texas, 1983-1985; staff, United States Representative Larry
Combest of Texas, 1985-1988; deputy assistant Secretary of State for
Legislative Affairs, United States Department of State, 1988-1989; rancher;
lawyer, private practice; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fourth and
to the ten succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1995-present); chair, Committee on
Armed Services (One Hundred Fourteenth Congress).