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LINDER, John Elmer, a Representative from Georgia; born in Deer River, Itasca County,
Minn., September 9, 1942; attended public schools; B.S., University of
Minnesota, Duluth, Minn., 1964; D.D.S., University of Minnesota School of
Dentistry, Duluth, Minn., 1967; United States Air Force, 1967-1969; dentist;
president of a lending institution, 1977-1992; member of the Georgia state
house of representatives, 1976-1980 and 1982-1990; unsuccessful candidate for
election to the One Hundred Second Congress in 1990; elected as a Republican to
the One Hundred Third and to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3,
1993-January 3, 2011); not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred
Twelfth Congress in 2010.