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State legislator

Steve French, American former state legislator. Named Lawmaker of Year, Alabama Indiana Insurance Agents, 2002; recipient Statesman award, 2000, Outstanding Conservative Senator award, 2001.

Background

French, Steve was born on May 22, 1962 in Lynchburg, Virginia, United States.

Education

Bachelor in Personnel and Industrial Relations, Auburn University, Alabama.

Career

He is now an executive with the investment bank Sterne Agee. In 2014 he ran for the U.S. House of Representatives, he withdrew before the primary run-off election. French was the Congressional District Chairman for the 2004 Bush/Cheney Presidential Campaign, the Organizational Chairman for the 2000 George W. Bush Presidential Campaign, the Alabama Campaign Manager for the 1992 Bush/Quayle Presidential Campaign, the Regional Political Director for the Republican National Committee from 1991 to 1992, and the Director for the Alabama Republican Party from 1988 to 1991.

In 1992, he founded a political consulting company, which he operated until 1998.

Religion

Everyone needs salvation. Everyone can reach salvation.

Politics

When the Church as a body engages with political issues, it should follow the principles of Christian faith.

Views

It is good for Christians with different approaches to the interpretation of the Bible to engage with each other and argue how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

Membership

Director Alabama Republican Party, 1988—1991. Regional political director Republican National Committee, 1991—1992. Alabama campaign manager Bush/Quayle '92.

Organizational chairman George W. Bush Presidential Campaign, 2000. Alabama district 6 chairman Bush/Cheney '04. Member Canterbury United Methodist Church, member administrative council.

Connections

Married Betsy Orcutt. Children: Alex, Sally, Elizabeth, Virginia.

spouse:
Betsy Orcutt

children:
Alex French

Sally French

Elizabeth French

Virginia French