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BAESLER, Henry Scott (Scotty), a Representative from Kentucky; born in Lexington, Ky., July 9,
1941; B.S., University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky., 1963; J.D., University of
Kentucky, Lexington, Ky., 1966; United States Army reserve, 1966-1972; admitted
to the bar in 1966 and commenced the practice of law; administrator, Fayette
County, Ky. legal aid, 1967-1973; vice mayor of Fayette County, Ky., 1974-1977;
Fayette County, Ky. district judge, 1979-1981; unsuccessful candidate in 1991
for nomination for Governor of Kentucky; Mayor of Lexington, Ky., 1982-1993;
chairman, Kentucky economic planning commission, 1987; elected as a Democrat to
the One Hundred Third and to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3,
1993-January 3, 1999); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred
Sixth Congress but was an unsuccessful candidate in 1998 for election to the
United States Senate.