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Stephen Earle Buyer

Stephen Earle Buyer, former United States Representative from Indiana, lawyer. Decorated Bronze Star.

Background

  • Buyer, Stephen Earle was born on November 26, 1958 in Rensselaer, Indiana, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, The Citadel, 1980. Juris Doctor, Valparaiso University, 1984.

    Career

    • Officer Medical Service Corps United States Army, 1980, special assistant to United States Attorney Virginia, 1984-1987. Deputy attorney general State of Indiana, Indianapolis, 1987-1988. Private law practice, 1988—1992.

      Legal counsel 22nd Theater Army, Saudi Arabia, 1990-1991. Legal advisor United States Armed Forces, Western Enemy Prisoner of War Camps, War Crimes Interrogations, Saudi Arabia, 1991. Member United States Congress from 5th Indiana District, 1993—2003, United States Congress from 4th Indiana District, 2003—2011, United States House Veterans Affairs Committee, 1993—2010, United States House Armed Services Committee, 1993—2001, United States House Judiciary Committee, 1993—1999, United States House Energy & Commerce Committee, 2001—2010.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Connections

    • Married Joni Geyer; children: Colleen, Ryan.
    • spouse: Joni Geyer
    • children: Colleen Buyer
    • Ryan Buyer
    Stephen Earle Buyer
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    Born November 26, 1958
    (age 58)
    • 1980
      The Citadel
    • 1984
      Valparaiso University
    • 1987 - 1988
      deputy attorney, general State of Indiana
      Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
    • 1988 - 1992
      private law practice
    • 1990 - 1991
      legal counsel, 22nd Theater Army
      Saudi Arabia
    • 1991
      legal advisor, United States Armed Forces
      Saudi Arabia
    • 1993 - 2003
      member, United States Congress from 5th Indiana District
    • 1993 - 2010
      member, United States Congress from 5th Indiana District
    • 1993 - 2001
      member, United States Congress from 5th Indiana District
    • 1993 - 1999
      member, United States Congress from 5th Indiana District
    • 2001 - 2010
      member, United States Congress from 5th Indiana District
    • 2003 - 2011
      member, United States Congress from 5th Indiana District
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    Award