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WAYNE T. GILCHREST, U.S. Representative (Republican), 1st Congressional District (Cecil, Kent, Queen Anne's, Caroline, Talbot, Dorchester, Wicomico, Worcester & Somerset counties, & parts of Anne Arundel County & Baltimore City), Maryland.

332 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
(202) 225-5311
fax: (202) 225-0254

Member of U.S. House of Representatives since 1991. Member, Resources Committee, 1994- (fisheries, wildlife & oceans subcommittee; Native Americans & insular affairs subcommittee); Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, 1994- (water resources subcommittee; chair, coast guard & maritime transportation subcommittee). Member, Merchant Marine and Fisheries Committee, 1991-94; Public Works Committee, 1991-94.

Born in Rahway, New Jersey, April 15, 1946. Served in U.S. Marine Corps, 1964-67; Vietnam, 1966-67 (Purple Heart Medal, Bronze Star Medal, Navy Commendation Medal). Wesley College, A.A., 1971; Union College (Appalachian Semester studying rural poverty); Delaware State College, B.A., 1973; Loyola College. Teacher (American history, government, civics), 1973-90. Member, Kent County Teachers' Association. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Military Order of the Purple Heart. Married; three children.

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