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David Sibley

Politician
Male
Born 1948
Age 68
Political Party Republican Party
Religion Baptist
Alma Mater Baylor University

David McAdams Sibley, Sr., is a lobbyist and attorney in Austin and Waco, Texas, who served from 1991 to 2002 as a Republican member of the Texas State Senate. Previously, he was from 1987 to 1988 the mayor of Waco, then an unelected and still a nonpartisan position, as are all elected municipal offices in Texas.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1948 Birth Born in 1948.

TWENTIES

1970 22 Years Old Sibley and his wife, the former Pamela Patterson (born ca. 1949) married in 1970.

THIRTIES

1984 36 Years Old He was the District III city council member from 1984 until he became mayor for a year. … Read More
1987 39 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Previously, he was from 1987 to 1988 the mayor of Waco, then an unelected and still a nonpartisan position, as are all elected municipal offices in Texas.

FORTIES

1991 43 Years Old Sibley was initially elected to the state Senate in a special election in 1991 from District 9, when incumbent Chet Edwards was elected to the United States House of Representatives, where he still serves in a Waco-based district, but on November 2, 2010, Edwards faces Republican opposition from Bill Flores of College Station. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2009 61 Years Old …  The younger Sibley first said that he would support Republican Speaker Tom Craddick of Midland in the 2009 race for presiding officer but later declared his opposition to Craddick's remaining Speaker. Anderson was a staunch Craddick ally. Craddick was replaced by Joe Straus of San Antonio though Craddick remains the senior member of the state House, with service dating to 1969.
State Representative Byron Cook of Corsicana, the seat of Navarro County located within Senate District 22, endorsed Sibley's unsuccessful effort to return to the Senate in 2010. … Read More
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