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John T. Salazar (D)
Date Of Birth & Birthplace: 7/21/1953 (Alamosa, CO)
Race: White
Hispanic: Yes
Religion: Catholic
Residence: Los Rincones, CO
Education: BA in Business from Adams State College, Alamosa, CO
Occupation: Colorado State Representative
Office Type: U.S. House -- Colorado District 3 

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John Salazar of Manassa, Colo., is a potato seed farmer and one-term state representative.

Salazar earned a degree in business from Adams State College. In addition to his political duties, he runs the family's 2,500-acre potato farm, using a private plane to get across the sprawling San Luis Valley.

He and his wife, Mary Lou, have three sons.

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John Salazar was elected to the Colorado House in 2002. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary for the 3rd Congressional District.

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