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Resolution on Yucca Mt. goes through subcommittee
WAP2002042359 - WASHINGTON, April 23 (UPI) -- Rep. Joe Barton, R-TX, listens to Rep. Rick Boucher, D-VA, during a session of the Energy and Commerce subcommittee on energy and air quality on April 23, 2002, in Washington. The committee was meeting to mark up a resolution regarding a permanent nuclear storage facility at Yucca Mountain in Nevada..mk/Michael Kleinfeld UPI
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Frederick Carlyle "Rick" Boucher (born August 1, 1946) is a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives representing Virginia's 9th congressional District (map).

Boucher is a native of Abingdon, Virginia, where he currently lives. He earned his BA from Roanoke College and his law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law. He has practiced law on Wall Street in New York and in Virginia. Prior to his election to Congress, he served for seven years as a member of the Senate of Virginia.

Long considered "married to his job", Boucher announced his engagement at age 59 to Amy Hauslohner, an editor of the Galax Gazette in Galax, Virginia. Said Boucher of the engagement "We have decided since I will be 60 in August and she just turned 50 last week, we probably are mature enough to handle marriage." Boucher and Houslohner were married on June 3, 2006.

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