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SMITH, Robert Freeman, a Representative from Oregon; born in Portland, Multnomah County, Oreg., June
16, 1931; attended public schools in Burns, Oreg.; B.A., Willamette University, Salem, Oreg., 1953;
rancher; elected to the Oregon house of representatives, 1960-1972; Oregons representative on
Presidents Public Land Review Commission, 1965-1969; delegate, Republican National Convention,
1980; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-eighth and the five succeeding Congresses (January 3,
1983-January 3, 1995); not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Fourth Congress; elected
as a Republican to the One Hundred Fifth Congress (January 3, 1997-January 3, 1999); was not a
candidate for reelection in 1998 to the One Hundred Sixth Congress; chairman, Committee on
Agriculture (One Hundred Fifth Congress).