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  Buck, James R. "Jim"
NameJames R. "Jim" Buck
Address4407 McKibben Dr.
Kokomo,, Indiana 46902, United States
Born Unknown
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifedRBH
Nov 01, 2017 12:31am
InfoJames R. Buck is the Indiana State Representative for District 38. In office since 1994, Representative Buck currently serves on the following committees: Interstate and International Cooperation, RMM; Appointments and Claims; Insurance, Small Business, and Corporations; and Roads and Transportation. He has also served on several commissions: Local Government Finance Study (1997-2000), Local Government Finance Study-Chairman (1995), Local Government Finance Study-Vice Chairman (1996), and Commission on Reassessment (1995.)

Representative Buck has conducted town meetings in more than 30 cities throughout Indiana advocating property tax reform and elimination. He is also a leading advocate of property tax elimination within the General Assembly.

James Buck was born in 1945 and grew up in Logansport, Indiana. He received his bachelor's and MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University. He is a Journeyman Tool and Die Mold Maker, as well as a principal Real Estate Broker with Realty Exchange.

Representative Buck and his wife, Judy, reside in Howard County, just outside of Kokomo, Indiana and have five daughters. Representative Buck and his family attend Bible Baptist Church in Kokomo.

House District 38 Representitive

Interstate and International Cooperation, Ranking Republican Member
Appointments and Claims
Insurance, Corporations and Small Business
Roads and Transprotation

Occupation: Tool & Die Mold Maker, Real Estate Broker

Education: B.S., B.A., M.B.A., Wesleyan University

Community Activities: Kokomo Board of Realtors; Indiana and National Association of Realtors; Bible Baptist Church


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