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James Talent's Biography

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Full Name:

James 'Jim' M. Talent

Gender:

Male

Family:

Wife: Brenda Lyons; 3 Children: Michael, Kate, Christine

Birth Date:

10/18/1956

Birth Place:

Saint Louis, MO

Home City:

Chesterfield, MO

Religion:

Presbyterian

JD, University of Chicago Law School, 1981

BA, Political Science, Washington University, Saint Louis, 1978

Senator, United States Senate, 2002-2006

Candidate, United States Senate, 2006

Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1993-2001

Republican Candidate, Governor, 2000

Representative, Missouri State House of Representatives, 1984-1992

Minority Leader, Missouri State House of Representatives, 1988-1992

Deputy Whip/Member, President Bush's Export Council

Speaker's Health Care Task Force, 1995-1996

Lashly and Baer, 1988-1992

Moller Talent Kuethanl and Welch, 1981-1987

Clerk, Judge Richard Posner, United States Court of Appeals, 1982-1983

Experience, Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce

Experience, West County Chamber of Commerce

Astrological Sign:

Libra

Awards:

-National Public Policy Award, National Lifetime Achievement Award, Vietnam Veterans of America, 2000
-Guardian of Seniors' Rights, 60-Plus Association
-Taxpayer Hero, Americans for Tax Reform
-Association of Women Business Owners
-Legislator of the Year, Department of Missouri Veterans of Foreign Wars
-Legislator of the Year, International Franchise Association
-Legislator of the Year, Independent Electrical Contractors
-Friend of the Farmer, Missouri Farm Bureau

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