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also known as Bob Barr

Robert Laurence Barr, American Congressman, lawyer ( govt: legislation admin.law: pract. & administration)CriminalCivil litigation, stateInternational, privatecongressman, lawyer. Member Georgia Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, Cobb County Bar Association, Atlanta Bar Association Alpha Delta, Delta Phi Epsilon.

Background

Barr,, Robert Laurence was born on November 5, 1948 in Iowa City, Iowa, United States. Son of Robert Laurence and Beatrice Emily (Radenhausen) Barr.

Education

Bachelor in International Relations, University Southern California, 1970. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1977. Master of Arts, George Washington University, 1972.

Career

Analyst, attorney, chief legislation staff Central Intelligence Agency, Washington, 1970-1978. Associate Law Offices of Edwin Marger, Atlanta, 1979-1981. Private practice Marietta, 1981-1985, 91-94.

Partner Brock & Barr, 1985-1986. United States attorney (northern district) Georgia United States Department Justice, 1986-1990. Member United States Congress from 7th Georgia District, Washington, 1995—2003.

President, Chief Executive Officer Liberty Strategies, LLC, Atlanta, since 2006. Chairman United States House Subcommittee on Commercial & Administrative Law, 2001-2002. General counsel Cobb County Republican Committee, 1981-1983, 1st vice-chairman, 1983-1985, chairman, 1985-1986.

President Southeastern Legal Foundation, Atlanta, 1990-1991. Member long-term strategy project for preserving security and democratic norms in the war on terrorism John F. Kennedy School Government Harvard University. Board directors Metropolitan Atlanta Council Alcohol and Drugs, 1989-1991.

Religion

The longing for holiness is not about wanting to be 'holier than thou'. It is about wanting the love of God to permeate all of our life, and for that love to be shown through our lives to other people.

Politics

Some people think that involvement in political life is something Christians should avoid. But God is present everywhere, including political institutions.

Views

The supportive small group inside the Church is the most powerful tool for people to feel that they belong and also to learn and grow.

Membership

Chairman youth leadership training Leadership Institute, Arlington, Virginia, since 2004. United States presidential candidate Libertarian Party, 2008. 21st century liberties chair for freedom and privacy American Conservative Union.

Board directors Patrick Henry Center. Member National Rifle Association (board directors), Georgia Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, Kiwanis, Phi Alpha Delta, Delta Phi Epsilon, Tau Kappa Epsilon.

Connections

Married Jerilyn Dobbin, December 31, 1986. Children: Adrian Robert, Derek Ryan.