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Rayburn, Samuel Taliaferro (Sam; Mr. Democrat)

Born: 1882 AD
Died: 1961 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Politicial Adviser

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US lawyer and Democratic politician

 

admitted to Texas bar 1908

 

member of Texas house of representatives 1907-1913

 

speaker of Texas house of representatives 1911-1913

 

Representative from Texas 1913-1961

 

House majority leader 1937-1940

 

Speaker of the House 1940-1947, 1949-1953, 1955-1961

 

House minority leader 1947-1949, 1953-1955


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