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Jim McDermott, D

Democrat



Biography

Political Highlights: Wash. House, 1971-73; sought Democratic nomination for governor, 1972; Wash. Senate, 1975-87; Democratic nominee for governor, 1980; sought Democratic nomination for governor, 1984; U.S. House of Representatives, 1989-2017
Born: December 28, 1936; Chicago, Ill.
Residence: Seattle
Religion: Episcopalian
Family: Divorced; two children
Education: Wheaton College (Ill.), B.S. 1958; U. of Illinois, M.D. 1963



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