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Virginia politician Anthony Zevgolis ran unsuccessfully for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives in 1996.
From: "Congressional Races - Virginia District 4", in "All Politics" section of CNN.com website (http://cgi.cnn.com/ALLPOLITICS/1996/candidates/election.guide/text/VA04.shtml; viewed 1 December 2005):
Anthony Zevgolis (R)
BORN: Dec. 14, 1936, Hopewell
EDUCATION: U.S. Army Infantry Officer Candidate School, Fort Benning, Ga., 1962-63; Lacaze Institute of Drafting and Engineering, Washington, 1975; Nationwide Insurance Agent and Marketing Development School, Columbus, Ohio, 1978
FAMILY: Wife, Vicky Lynn Davis
RELIGION: Greek Orthodox
MILITARY: Marines, Marine Corps Reserve, 1954-62; Army, Army Reserve, 1962-64
OCCUPATION: Insurance agent
POLITICAL CAREER: Hopewell city council 1990-; Republican nominee for U.S. House, 1992
Zevgolis, one of 13 children of immigrant parents, has lived in Hopewell for 55 years. Though he has been active in local politics, Zevgolis, a proponent of a flat tax, has much less name recognition than his opponent, the seven-term incumbent who defeated him four years ago.
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