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  Butler, M. Caldwell
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AffiliationRepublican  
 
NameM. Caldwell Butler
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Roanoke, Virginia , United States
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Born June 02, 1925
DiedJuly 29, 2014 (89 years)
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Infoborn in Roanoke, Va., June 2, 1925; attended the public schools of Roanoke, Va.; A.B., University of Richmond (Va.), 1948; LL.B., University of Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, 1950; ensign, United States Navy, 1942-1946; admitted to the Virginia Bar in 1950 and commenced practice in Roanoke; elected to Virginia house of delegates from Roanoke, 1962-1971, serving as chairman of the joint Republican caucus, 1964-1966, and as minority leader, 1966-1971; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-second Congress, November 7, 1972, by special election, to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Richard H. Poff and at the same time elected to the Ninety-third Congress; reelected to the four succeeding Congresses and served from November 7, 1972, to January 3, 1983; was not a candidate for reelection in 1982 to the Ninety-eighth Congress; resumed the practice of law in Roanoke; is a resident of Roanoke, Va.


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  11/04/1980 VA District 6 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/1978 VA District 6 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/1976 VA District 06 Won 62.24% (+24.47%)
  11/05/1974 VA District 6 Won 45.15% (+18.19%)
  11/07/1972 VA District 6 Won 54.62% (+15.45%)
  11/07/1972 VA District 6 - Special Election Won 51.76% (+11.97%)
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