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Rep. Sanford D. Bishop Jr., D-Ga.

Member of the House (13th term)



District: Georgia - 2nd District
Political Highlights: Ga. House, 1977-91; Ga. Senate, 1991-93
Born: February 4, 1947; Mobile, Ala.
Residence: Albany
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, Vivian Creighton Bishop; one stepchild
Education: Morehouse College, B.A. 1968; Emory U., J.D. 1971
Elected: 1992
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Agriculture - Ranking Member; Financial Services; Military Construction-VA)
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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 24th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 16,448 followers

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