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Randall "Duke" Cunningham (born December 8, 1941), American politician, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1991, representing the 50th District of California (map (http://nationalatlas.gov/printable/images/preview/congdist/ca50_109.gif)). He was born in Los Angeles, California, was educated at the University of Missouri and at National University in San Diego, served in the United States Navy for 21 years, and was a teacher, lecturer and businessman before entering the House. December 8 is the 342nd day (343rd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1941 was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... The House of Representatives is the larger of two houses that make up the U.S. Congress, the other being the United States Senate. ... 1991 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... State nickname: The Golden State Other U.S. States Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger Official languages English Area 410,000 km² (3rd)  - Land 404,298 km²  - Water 20,047 km² (4. ... Griffith Observatory and the Downtown Los Angeles skyline. ... The University of Missouri System is one of two public state university systems. ... San Diego County in the Southwest corner of California. ... The United States Navy (USN) is the branch of the United States armed forces responsible for naval operations. ...


During his career as a naval aviator, Cunningham was one of only two American flying aces of the Vietnam War, with 5 confirmed kills, and the only ace in the Navy. An aircraft carrier is a warship whose main role is to deploy and recover aircraft. ... A flying ace is a military aviator who has shot down five or more enemy aircraft. ... The Vietnam War was fought from 1957 to 1975 between communist and Vietnamese national forces and an array of Western and pro-Western forces, most importantly the United States. ... The United States Navy (USN) is the branch of the United States armed forces responsible for naval operations. ...


In June of 2005 Cunningham came under suspicion from watchdog groups after it was revealed that a defense contractor, Mitchell Wade, took a $700,000 loss on the purchase of Cunningham's home while Cunningham was considering awarding Wade contracts through his role in the defense appropriations subcommittee. Cunningham claims the deal was legitimate, adding, "I feel very confident that I haven't done anything wrong." [1] (http://www.signonsandiego.com/news/politics/20050612-9999-1n12windfall.html)


Quotes

"(T)he same people that would vote to cut defense $177 billion, (are) the same ones that would put homos in the military." May 1995.


External link

  • official website (http://www.house.gov/cunningham/)


California Congressional Delegation serving in the 109th United States Congress.
Senators Dianne Feinstein, Barbara Boxer
Representatives Mike Thompson, Wally Herger, Dan Lungren, John T. Doolittle, Doris Matsui, Lynn C. Woolsey, George Miller, Nancy Pelosi, Barbara Lee, Ellen Tauscher, Richard Pombo, Tom Lantos, Pete Stark, Anna Eshoo, Mike Honda, Zoe Lofgren, Sam Farr, Dennis Cardoza, George Radanovich, Jim Costa, Devin Nunes, William M. Thomas, Lois Capps, Elton Gallegly, Howard McKeon, David Dreier, Brad Sherman, Howard Berman, Adam Schiff, Henry Waxman, Xavier Becerra, Hilda Solis, Diane Watson, Lucille Roybal-Allard, Maxine Waters, Jane Harman, Juanita Millender-McDonald, Grace Napolitano, Linda Sánchez, Ed Royce, Jerry Lewis, Gary Miller, Joe Baca, Ken Calvert, Mary Bono, Dana Rohrabacher, Loretta Sánchez, Chris Cox, Darrell Issa, Randy Cunningham, Bob Filner, Duncan Hunter, Susan Davis

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John Taylor Doolittle (born October 30, 1950), American politician, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1991, representing the 4th District of California. ... Doris Matsui Doris Okada Matsui (born September 25, 1944) is an American politician of the Democratic party who represents the Fifth Congressional District of California (Sacramento County, map) in the United States House of Representatives. ... Rep. ... George Miller (born May 17, 1945), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1975, representing the 7th District of California. ... Representative Nancy Pelosi Nancy Pelosi (born March 26, 1940) is the Minority Leader of the United States House of Representatives; that is, the leader of the Democratic Party in that body. ... Barbara Lee Barbara Lee (born July 16, 1946), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1998, representing the 9th District of California. ... Ellen OKane Tauscher (born November 15, 1951), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1997, representing the 10th District of California. ... Richard William Pombo (born January 8, 1961), American politician, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1993, representing the 11th District of California. ... Thomas Peter Lantos (born February 1, 1928), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1981, representing the 12th District of California. ... Stark delivers his response to President George W. Bushs 2005 State of the Union address. ... Anna Georges Eshoo (born December 13, American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1993, representing the 14th District of California. ... Michael M. Honda (born June 27, 1941) is an American Democratic politician. ... Zoe Lofgren Zoe Lofgren (born Sue Lofgren on December 21, 1947), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1995, representing the 16th District of California (map), based in San Jose. ... Sam Farr (born July 4, 1941), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1993, representing the 17th District of California. ... Dennis A. Cardoza (born March 31, 1959), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 2003, representing the 18th District of California. ... George P. Radanovich (born June 20, 1955), American politician of Croatian background, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1995, representing the 19th District of California. ... Jim Costa (born April 13, 1952) is a Democratic politician from the U.S. state of California. ... Devin Nunes (born October 1, 1973), American politician, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 2003, representing the 21st District of California. ... William Marshall Thomas (born December 6, American politician, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1979, representing the 22nd District of California. ... Lois G. Capps (born January 10, 1938), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1998, representing the 23rd District of California. ... Elton W. Gallegly (born March 7, 1944), American politician, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1987, representing the 24th District of California. ... Howard Philip Buck McKeon (born September 9, 1938), known as Buck McKeon, American politician, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1993, representing the 25th District of California. ... David Timothy Dreier (born July 5, 1952), American politician, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1981, representing the 26th District of California ( map). ... Brad J. Sherman (born October 24, American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1997, representing the 27th District of California. ... 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Diane Edith Watson (born November 12, 1933), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 2001, representing the 33rd District of California ( map). ... Lucille Roybal-Allard (born June 12, 1941), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1993, representing the 34th District of California. ... Maxine Waters Maxine Waters (born August 15, 1938), United States politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1991, representing the 35th District of California. ... Jane Harman Jane Lakes Harman (born June 28, 1945), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 2001, representing the 36th District of California. ... 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Charles Jeremy Jerry Lewis (born October 21, 1934), American politician, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1979, representing the 41st District of California. ... Gary G. Miller (born October 16, 1948), American politician, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1999, representing the 42nd District of California. ... Joe Baca (born January 23, 1947), American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1999, representing the 43rd District of California. ... Ken Calvert (born June 8, 1953), American politician, has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives since 1993, representing the 44th Congressional District of California. ... 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