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D. French Slaughter Jr.

Member From: 1958 - 1977

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  • Birth Date: May 20, 1925 Birth Place:Culpeper, VA
  • Death Date: 10/02/1998
  • Gender: Male Race: Caucasian
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  • Education: Culpeper County Public Schools Virginia Military Institute University of Virginia (B.A., LL.B.)
  • Military Service: USA (World War II, Combat Infantry)
  • Occupation/Profession: Attorney
  • Memberships/Affiliations: Episcopal Church Ruritan Rotary Culpeper Chamber of Commerce (former president) American Legion Veterans of Foreign Wars Farm Bureau Omicron Delta Kappa Raven Society Delta Psi University of Virginia Alumni Association (former president) American Bar Association Virginia Bar Association (former member, executive committee) Local Bar Association The Commission on Public Education (vice-chairman, 1958-62) Commission on Vocational Education (chairman, 1963-64)
  • Awards: Distinguished Service Award, Culpeper County (1960)
  • Other Notable Service and/or Elected Offices: U.S. House of Representatives: 1985-1991
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
1958-1959 Counties of Madison, Culpeper, and Orange Democrat Immigration
Officers and Offices at the Capitol
Privileges and Elections
Retrenchment and Economy
1959 Counties of Madison, Culpeper, and Orange Democrat Immigration
Officers and Offices at the Capitol
Privileges and Elections
Retrenchment and Economy
1960 Counties of Madison, Culpeper, and Orange Democrat Agriculture
Nominations and Confirmations
Privileges and Elections
Welfare
1962-1963 Counties of Madison, Culpeper and Orange 45 Democrat Agriculture
Education
Nominations and Confirmations
Privileges and Elections
1963 Counties of Madison, Culpeper and Orange 45 Democrat Agriculture
Education
Nominations and Confirmations
Privileges and Elections
1964-1965 Counties of Madison, Culpeper and Orange 44 Democrat Agriculture
Appropriations
Nominations and Confirmations
Privileges and Elections
1965 Counties of Madison, Culpeper and Orange 44 Democrat Agriculture
Appropriations
Nominations and Confirmations
Privileges and Elections
1966 Counties of Madison, Culpeper, and Orange 44 Democrat Nominations and Confirmations (Chair)
Agriculture
Appropriations
Education
Privileges and Elections
1968-1969 Counties of Madison, Culpeper, and Orange 44 Democrat Nominations and Confirmations (Chair)
Agriculture
Appropriations
Education
Privileges and Elections
1969 Counties of Madison, Culpeper, and Orange 44 Democrat Nominations and Confirmations (Chair)
Agriculture
Appropriations
Education
Privileges and Elections
1970-1971 Counties of Madison, Culpeper and Orange 44 Democrat Nominations and Confirmations (Chair)
Agriculture
Appropriations
Privileges and Elections
1972-1973 Counties of Culpeper, Madison, Orange and Rappahannock 25 Democrat Agriculture (Chair)
Appropriations
Nominations and Confirmations
Privileges and Elections
1974-1975 Counties of Culpeper, Madison, Orange and Rappahannock 25 Independent Agriculture
Appropriations
Nominations and Confirmations
Privileges and Elections
1976-1977 Counties of Culpeper, Rappahannock, Madison, and Orange 25 Independent Agriculture
Appropriations
Nominations and Confirmations
Privileges and Elections

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