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Michael Farris


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Photo Credit:
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-03-1998 Reform AD-37 3593 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Born: August 27, 1951
Married: Vickie (in 1971)
Children: Ten 

1983-2000: Co-Founder and President, Home School Legal Defense Association
1993: Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Virginia (Lost; 46%)
1996: Chairman, Reform Party of California
1998: Founder, Patrick Henry College
2000-2006: President, Patrick Henry College
2000-Present: Chairman and General Counsel, Home School Legal Defense Association
2006-Present: Chancellor, Patrick Henry College

  • Eagle Scout

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