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GERALD J. CURRAN, Democrat, District 43, Baltimore City. Member, House of Dele-
gates since 1967. Chair, Commerce and Government Matters Committee, 1994. Member,
Rules and Executive Nominations Committee, 1994, Economic Matters Committee, 1990-
93 (chair, workers' comp. subcomm.). House Chair, Workers' Compensation Benefit and
Insurance Oversight Committee, 1993. Past member, Judiciary Committee; Joint Committee
on Administrative, Executive and Legislative Review; Joint Legislative Committee on Metro-
politan Mass Transit. Past vice-chair, Constitutional and Administrative Law Committee. Past
co-chair, Special Joint Committee on Coal Pipeline Resources. Born in Baltimore., Maryland,
March 20,1939. Univ. of Baltimore; Univ. of Baltimore School of Law, LL.B., 1963. Insurance broker.
Chair, State Use Industries Advisory committee. Past vice-chair, Commission to Study Non-Public Special
Education. Past member, Md. Task Force mi Welfare Reform. Delegate, Democratic Party 'National
Conventions, 1972,1976, 1980. Member, Lawwille Impnwment Assoc.; Baltimore Life Underwriters;
Sigma Delta Kappa Law Fraternity Alumni; Knights of Columbus; Ancient Order of Hibernians;
Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Past chair, St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee. Director, United 3rd Dist.
Democratic Organization. Past member, Archdiocesan Commission on the Aging; 3rd Dist. Young
Democratic Club; Unity Democratic Club. Past director, House of Ruth. Bd. of Directors, Epilepsy Assoc. \
of Md. Pastpres., Holy Name Society. Married; five childmi; seven grandchildren. District office: 810
Gleneagles Ct., Suite 201, Towson 21286; tel. (410) 821-2920. Annapolis office: 141 Lowe
House Office Bldg.,21401-1991; tel. (410) 841-3502.
ULYSSES CURRIE, Democrat, District 25, Prince George's County. Member of House
ot Delegates since 1987. Majority Whip. Member, Appropriations Committee, 1990
(vice-chair, human resources & public safety subcommittee); Rules and Executive Nomi-
nations Committee, 1992. Member, Legislative Policy Committee, 1991; Joint
Budget and Audit Committee; Joint Expenditure Study Group on Education and Human
Resources; Joint Subcommittee on Program Open Space and Agricultural Land Preserva-
tion. Past member, Special Joint Committee on the Medical Assistance Program. Born in
Whiteville, North Carolina. North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State College, B.S.,
1959. Served in U.S. Army, 1960-63. The American University, M.A., 1968. Educator, Prince
Gearae's County, 25 years. Member, Governor's Commission on Black Males. Charter member,
Coalition for Handicapped Children. Member, Association of School- Based Administrators and
Supervisors of Prince George's County, Md.; Mental Health Association of Prince George's
County, Inc. Boardmemhcr, First Generation College Bound. Married; two sons. District office:
6621 Lacona St., District Heights 20747; tel. (301) 967-6602; Annapolis office: 203 Lowe
House Office Bldg., 21401-1991; tel. (301) 858-3076, (410) 841-3076.
CLARENCE DAVIS, Democrat, District 45, Baltimore City. Member of House of
Delegates since 1983. Member, Ways and Means Committee, 1983 (chair, housing
subcommittee). Member, Joint Expenditure Study Group on Health, Housing, Economic
Development, and the Environment. House Chair, Joint Committee on Protocol. Born
in Wilkes County, Georgia, September 25, 1942. Paul Laurence Dunbar School, Baltimore.
Served in U.S. Air Force, 1960-64. Morgan State College, B.A., 1968, Morgan State University,
M.A., 1978. Human services delivery systems administrator/social scientist. Former member,
Interim Steering Board, Model Cities, appointed 1968. Chairman, Executive Committee,
American Legion Post 294; member, National Association of Concerned Veterans; VFW;
regional coordinator. National Association for Black Veterans. Board of directors,, NAACP,
Baltimore Chapter; member. Regional Action Committee (RAC). Former president, Association
of Black Social Workers, Baltimore. Member, Groove Phi Groove Social Fellowship, Inc. Member,
St. Paul's Baptist Church. Married; four children. District office: 1628 E. 32nd St., Baltimore
21218; tel. (410) 235-9379. Annapolis office; 323 Lowe House Office Bldg., 21401-
1991; tel. (410) 841-3325.
DANA LEE DEMBROW, Democrat, District 20, Montgomery County. Member of
House of Delegates since 1987. Deputy Majority Whip, 1993. Member, Judiciary Com-
mittee, 1992. Member, Constitutional and Administrative Law Committee, 1987-92.
Born in Washington, DC, September 29, 1953. Attended Montgomery County public schools;
Springbrook High School, 1971; Duke University, B.A., cum laude, 1975 (varsity letter; political
science honors); National Law Center, George Washington University, J.D., 1980 (recipient,
George Washington Award; chair, student dean search committee, editor in chief, The Advo
cate). Admitted to the bars of three jurisdictions, including Maryland, 1980. Member or former
member, American, Montgomery County, Prince George's County and District of Columbia
Bar Associations; Maryland Trial Lawyers Association; Plaintiffs' Trial Lawyers Association.
Member, Governor's Task Force on Administrative Hearing Officers, 1987-88. President, East-
ern Montgomery, Kensington, Wheaton Democratic Club, 1989-90. Board member, Stop Trash-
ing the Anacostia River Today (START) (environmental protection); Life Experiences Activities
Program (LEAP) (developmentally disabled); Colesville Strawberry Festive; Institute for Family
Living; Silver Spring YMCA. Married; one child. District Office: 10111 Colesville Rd., Suite
117, Silver Spring 20901-2427; tel. (301) 593-5359. Annapolis office: 226-B Lowe
House Office Bldg., 21401-1991; tel. (301) 858-3200.