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lobbyist , State legislator

Casper R. Taylor,, American lobbyist, former state legislator.

Background

Taylor,, Casper R. was born on December 19, 1934 in Cumberland, Maryland, United States.

Education

Bachelor, University Notre Dame, 1956.

Career

State delegate District 2A Maryland State Delegation, 1975-1994, state delegate District 1C, 1995—2002, vice chairman economic matters committee, 1978-1986, chairman economic matters committee, 1987-1994, co-chairman special house committee on economic development strategy, member legislation policy, rules and executive nominations committee, 1987—1994. Speaker of house, 1995—2002. Lobbyist CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, since 2003.

Co-chair, Legislation Policy Committee, since 1994(member, since 1987), Special Joint Committee on Economic Development Strategy, 1988-1991. Chair, Western Maryland Delaware, 1982-1986, Allegany Company Delaware, 1987-1994.

Membership

Member Governor's Task Force to Study Public Service Commission Law, Special Joint Committee on Transportation, Joint Committee on Energy and Joint Committee on Maryland Port. President Allegany County Liquor Dealers. Advisory board Sacred Heart Hospital.

Member Cumberland Business and Civic Association. Member, Savings and Loan Oversight Committee, 1986, Special Joint Committee on Energy Pricing, 1990-1991, Tort and Insurance Reform Oversight Committee, 1991-1993, Spending Affordability Committee, 1994-2000. Board directors National Speakers Conference, State Legislation Leaders Foundation, since 2000.

Citizens Advisory Board, Governor's Commission on Maryland Military Monuments, since 1989, State House Trust, since 1994, Maryland Environmental Trust, since 1995, Governor's Redistricting Advisory Committee, since 2001. Delaware Democratic National Convention, 2000. Member Maryland Wildlife Federation, Academy Political Science (chapter president), Elks, Alhambra, Eagles, Chamber of Commerce, Knights of Columbus Served in the United States Air Force R.O.T.C., 1952-1954.

Connections

Married.