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also known as Ronald Ernest Paul

United States Representative from Texas

Ron Paul, United States Representative from Texas. Recipient Leadership award, Coalition for Peace Through Strength, Torch Freedom award, Young Conservatives Texas, Taxpayer's Best Friend award, National Taxpayers Union. Republican candidate Presidential Election, 2008.

Background

Paul, Ron was born on August 20, 1935 in Pittsburgh.

Education

Bachelor in Biology, Gettysburg College, Pennsylvania, 1957. Doctor of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, 1961.

Career

Intern, resident Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, 1961—1962. Obstetrics-gynecology training University Pittsburgh, 1965—1968. Private practice physician Brazoria County, Texas, 1968.

Member United States Congress from 14th Texas district, 1976—1977, 1979—1985, since 1997. Flight surgeon United States Air Force, 1963-1965, flight surgeon United States Air National Guard, 1965-1968.

Works

Politics

Churches should be urged to demonstrate their heart for racial reconciliation by seeking to increase racial and ethnic diversity in church staff roles, leadership positions, and church membership.

Views

God should be loved with hearts as well as with minds. To the best of ability everyone needs to think things through in the light of reason. This means becoming aware of different points of view, and using his or her critical thinking to make sense of God's world.

Membership

Republican candidate Presidential Election, 2008.

Connections

Married Carol Wells; 5 children.

spouse:
Carol Wells