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CARTER, John R., a Representative from Texas; born in Houston, Harris County, Tex.,
on November 6, 1941; graduated from Bellaire High School, Houston, Tex., 1960;
B.A., Texas Tech University, Lubock, Tex., 1964; J.D., University of Texas Law
School, 1969; lawyer, private practice; judge, District Court of Williamson
County, Tex., 1981-2001; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Eighth and
to the five succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2003-present).