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Dutch Van Raam's Biography

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Full Name:

Douglas 'Dutch' S. Van Raam




Single; 1 Child: Timothy Edward

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Walnut Creek, CA

Home City:

Martinez, CA


Ordained Free Thinker

Attending, Electrical Systems, Eastern Arizona College, 2011

Attended, Geology, Yavapai College, 2010

AA, Psychology, Diablo Valley College, 1989, Grade Point Average of 2.0

Candidate, United States House of Representatives, District 5, 2014

Candidate, United States President, 2012

Candidate, United States President, 2008

Owner, Dutch Styles, 2009-present

Rigger, Rhino Staging and Rigging, 2007-present

Landscaper, LandCraft Engineering, Acacia Landscaping

Operations, Arizona Sundogs and Phoenix Coyotes Hockey, 2010

Landscaper, AridScape Concepts, Specialty Landscaping, 2006

Adopter, Yavapai Cemetery Association, 2009-present

American Brotherhood Aimed Toward Education of Washington, 2007-present

American Brotherhood Aimed Toward Education of Arizona, 2004-present

Referee, Northern Arizona Roller Derby, 2010-2011

Political Action Committee, American Brotherhood Aimed Toward Education of Arizona, 2009

Member, American Brotherhood Aimed Toward Education of Arizona, Board of Directors, 2006

Current Car:

2000 Harley Davidson Road King

Father's Name:

Michael Van Raam

Father's Occupation:

Motorcycle Mechanic

Favorite Actor/Actress:

Heather Graham

Favorite Athlete:

Ricky Henderson

Favorite Author:

John Steinbeck

Favorite Book:

The Emperor Wears No Clothes by Jack Herer

Favorite Color:

Green, no, Blue ahhhhhhh

Favorite Food:


Favorite Movie:


Favorite Musician:

Neil Peart

Favorite President and Why:

Martin Van Buren because he was of Dutch descent and a founder of the Free Soil Party.

Favorite Quote:

Be careful what you wish for, you might just get it.

Favorite Sport:

Hockey (to Play) Womens Flat Track Roller Derby (to watch) and be involved with the community.

Favorite TV Shows:

History of Discovery Channel Animal Planet

Favorite Type of Music:


Favorite Vacation Spot:

The Netherlands - Den Haag

Favorite Websites: and

First Car:

1976 Chevy Nova

First Job:

Stock clerk at Martini's Liquor and Delicatessen

Hobbies or Special Talents:

Drums, skates, motorcycles, backpacking

Mother's Name:

Janet Sober

Mother's Occupation:

Licensed Vocational Nurse

Name one thing you would most like to do before you die:

Visit Hawaii and Alaska and as much of the world as possible.

Personal Hero and Why:

Neil Peart is a brilliant wordsmith and a phenomenal percussionist who has endured great tragedy.

Person Most Want to Meet (Dead or Alive):

My Soul Mate because I am in need of companionship in this journey of life.

Priority Issues:

Troop Safety. Hemp for Victory. Legalizing the United States Constitution; Feeding the hungry.

Reason for Seeking Public Office:

I no longer trust any one else. The Republicans and Democrats cannot be trusted.