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CAO, Anh (Joseph) (1967-)

CAO, ANH (JOSEPH), a Representative from Louisiana; born in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; March 13, 1967; graduated from Jersey Village High School; B.S., Baylor University, Waco, Tex., 1990; M.A. Fordham University, Bronx, N.Y., 1995; J.D., Loyola University, New Orleans, La., 2000; teacher; professional advocate; lawyer, private practice; unsuccessful candidate for election to the Louisiana state house of representatives in 2007; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Eleventh Congress (January 3, 2009-January 3, 2011); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Twelfth Congress in 2010; unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the United States Senate in 2016.

  • "Anh (Joseph) Cao" in Asian and Pacific Islander Americans in Congress, 1900-2017. Prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of the Historian and the Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Publishing Office, 2018.