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Chris Dodd

/ Source: National Journal
U.S. Sen. Christopher J. Dodd, D-Conn., speaks at the state Democratic convention in Hartford, Conn., Saturday, March 20, 2006. Dodd has said he will not decide on a White House run until next year. (AP Photo/Bob Child)Bob Child / AP
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  • Born: May 27, 1944, Willimantic, Conn.
  • Family: married (Jackie)
  • Education: Providence College, B.A., 1966; University of Louisville, J.D., 1972
  • Professional Career: Peace Corps, Dominican Republic, 1966-68; practicing attorney, 1973-74
  • Military Career: U.S. House of Representatives, 1975-81
  • Previous Elective Office: None