THORNBERRY, William McClellan (Mac), (1958 - )

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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 Gilbert Loeffler of Texas, 1983-1985; staff, United States Representative Larry Ed 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 twelve succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1995-present); chair, Committee on Armed Services (One Hundred Fourteenth and One Hundred Fifteenth Congresses).