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Earl Harris (politician)

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Political party  Democratic
Party  Democratic Party
Spouse  Donna Harris (m. 1969)
Role  Politician
Name  Earl Harris

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Born  November 8, 1941 Kerrville, Tennessee (1941-11-08)
Alma mater  Indiana University Purdue University Illinois Institute of Technology
Occupation  Fixed Asset Administrator, East Chicago School Corporation
Died  March 23, 2015, East Chicago, Indiana, United States
Residence  East Chicago, Indiana, United States
Education  Indiana University, Indiana University Bloomington, Purdue University, Illinois Institute of Technology

Earl L. Harris (November 8, 1941 – March 23, 2015) was an American politician, Democratic member of the Indiana House of Representatives, representing the 2nd District from 1982 to 2015, his death. His wife was elected to succeed him in the House on April 18, 2015. Harris is a member of the Indiana Black Legislative Caucus.



He attended Indiana University, Purdue University, and the Illinois Institute of Technology.

Education and military

Prior to his political career, he served as the fixed assets administrator for the East Chicago School Corp.

He also served for six years in the United States Navy Reserves.


He was elected to the Indiana House of Representatives in 1982.


Earl Harris (politician) Wikipedia

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