TUCKER, WALTER R., III, a Representative from California; born in Compton, Los Angeles
County, Calif., May 28, 1957; attended Princeton University, 1974-1976; B.A.,
University of Southern California, 1978; J.D., Georgetown University School of
Law, 1981; admitted to the bar in 1984 and commenced the practice of law in
Compton; deputy district attorney, Los Angeles County, 1984-1986; mayor of
Compton, 1991-1992; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Third and One
Hundred Fourth Congress and served from January 3, 1993, until his resignation
on December 15, 1995.