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  Deckard, H. Joel
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NameH. Joel Deckard
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Evansville, Indiana , United States
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Born March 07, 1942
DiedSeptember 06, 2016 (74 years)
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May 11, 2022 07:34pm
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InfoDECKARD, Huey Joel, a Representative from Indiana; born in Vandalia, Fayette County, Ill., March 7, 1942; attended public schools in Mount Vernon, Ind.; University of Evansville, 1962-1967; Indiana National Guard, 1966-1972; affiliated with broadcasting stations in southern Illinois and Indiana, 1959-1972; cable TV executive and legislative liaison for the Illinois-Indiana TV Association, 1974-1977; formed corporation involved in design and construction of energy-efficient and solar-heated homes and offices; member of Indiana house of representatives, 1966-1974; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-sixth and to the Ninety-seventh Congresses (January 3, 1979-January 3, 1983); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1982 to the Ninety-eighth Congress; died on September 6, 2016, in Little Elm, Tex.


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  11/07/2000 FL US Senate Lost 0.30% (-50.75%)
  11/02/1982 IN District 8 Lost 48.09% (-3.30%)
  11/04/1980 IN District 8 Won 55.16% (+10.33%)
  11/07/1978 IN District 8 Won 51.99% (+3.99%)
  05/02/1978 IN District 8 - R Primary Won 49.23% (+9.15%)
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