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Marc F. Racicot

Marc F. Racicot, American insurance association executive, lawyer, former Governor of Montana. Bar: Montana 1973. Named to Basketball Hall of Fame, Carroll College, 1982. Founder Missoula Drug Treatment Program, 1977; active United Way, Helena; board visitors University Montana School Law; Member of Montana Bar Association.

Background

  • Racicot, Marc F. was born on July 24, 1948 in Thompson Falls, Montana, United States. Son of William E. and Patricia E. (Bentley) Racicot.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Carroll College, Helena, Montana, 1970. Juris Doctor, University Montana, 1973. Postgraduate, University Virginia, 1973.

      Postgraduate, Cornell University, 1977.

    Career

    • Prosecutor, Judge Advocate General Corporation United States Army, 1973—1976. Deputy county attorney Missoula (Montana) County, 1976—1977. Bureau chief County Prosecutor Services Bureau, Helena, Montana, 1977—1989.

      Assistant attorney general State of Montana, 1977—1989, special prosecutor for the Attorney General' General’ s Office, attorney general, 1989—1993, governor, 1993—2001. Partner Bracewell & Patterson LLP, Washington, since 2001. Chairman Republican National Committee, 2002—2003, Bush-Cheney Re-election Campaign, 2003—2004.

      President The American Insurance Association, Washington, since 2005. Captain United States Army, 1973-1976.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Montana 1973.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Founder Missoula Drug Treatment Program, 1977. Active United Way, Helena. Board visitors University Montana School Law.

    Member of Montana Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Theresa J. Barber, July 25, 1970. Children: Ann, Timothy, Mary Catherine, Theresa, Joseph.
    • father: William E. Racicot
    • mother: Patricia E. (Bentley) Racicot
    • spouse: Theresa J. Barber
    • children: Ann Racicot
    • Timothy Racicot
    • Mary Catherine Racicot
    • Theresa Racicot
    • Joseph Racicot
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    Born July 24, 1948
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1970
      Carroll College
    • 1973
      University Montana
    • 1973
      University Virginia
    • 1977
      Cornell University
    • 1973 - 1976
      Prosecutor
    • 1976 - 1977
      deputy county attorney, Missoula (Montana) County
    • 1977 - 1989
      bureau chief County Prosecutor Services Bureau
      Helena, Alabama, United States
    • 1993 - 2001
      assistant, attorney general State of Montana
    • 2001
      partner, Bracewell & Patterson Limited Liability Partnership
      Washington, United States
    • 2002 - 2003
      chairman, Republican National Committee
    • 2003 - 2004
      chairman, Republican National Committee
    • 2005
      president, The American Insurance Association
      Washington, United States
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    Award