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James A. Gooch, American state legislator. Member of Webster County Economic Development Corporation (vice chairman 1992-1993), Providence Chamber of Commerce (president 1991-1992, Citizen of Year 1990), Kentucky Junior Chamber of Commerce (former state vice president), Providence & Webster County Airport Board (director since 1986), Providence Junior Chamber of Commerce (president 1976-1977), Providence Ruritan 1988-1989.

Background

Gooch, James A. was born on April 13, 1951 in Madisonville, Kentucky, United States. Son of James A. and Dorothy Case Gooch.

Career

Vice president West Kentucky Steel Construction Company Inc. President Gooch Insurance Association Inc., since 1982. Mayor Providence, 1982—1986.

City councilman, 1990—1993. Member District 12 Kentucky House of Representatives, since 1995.

Religion

Righteousness is a demand of God. It can be received only through faith in God.

Politics

Christians should seek to apply their spiritual and moral values to the political process rather than politicize the church.

Views

As your relationship with God develops and becomes closer, your living habits will change as a natural course of events.

Membership

Member of Webster County Economic Development Corporation (vice chairman 1992-1993), Providence Chamber of Commerce (president 1991-1992, Citizen of Year 1990), Kentucky Junior Chamber of Commerce (former state vice president), Providence & Webster County Airport Board (director since 1986), Providence Junior Chamber of Commerce (president 1976-1977), Providence Ruritan 1988-1989.

Connections

Married Alta Burnette, 1977. 1 child James Michael Ryan.