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Richard Neal

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Richard Edmund Neal (born February 14, 1949) is an American politician serving as the U.S. representative for Massachusetts's 1st congressional district since 1989. The district, numbered as the 2nd district from 1989 to 2013, includes Springfield, West Springfield, Pittsfield, Holyoke, Agawam, Chicopee and Westfield, and is much more rural than the rest of the state. A member of the Democratic Party, Neal has been the dean of Massachusetts's delegation to the United States House of Representatives since 2013, and he is also the dean of the New England House delegations.Neal was president of the Springfield City Council from 1979 to 1983, serving as mayor of Springfield from 1983 to 1989. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Neal has received more than 578,226 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Richard Neal is the 18,042nd most popular politician, the 15,555th most popular biography from United States and the 1,271st most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Richard Neal ranks 18,042 out of 15,577Before him are Yann Genty, Peter Welch, Roger Marshall, Brad Sherman, Roberta Anastase, and Aida Hadzialic. After him are Chris Murphy, Hilary Benn, Julia Reda, Katarina Kresal, Ruslan Honcharov, and Morten Østergaard.

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Among people born in 1949, Richard Neal ranks 711Before him are Martin Buchan, Tom Corbett, Pat Fraley, Wayne Collett, John Sentamu, and Mo Mowlam. After him are Syed Kirmani, Tom Cole, Sammy Nelson, Tom Forsyth, J. P. Dutta, and Charlie McCreevy.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Neal ranks 15,555 out of 18,182Before him are Greta Van Susteren (1954), Kenny Wormald (1984), Roger Marshall (1960), Bobby Campo (1983), Brad Sherman (1954), and Bianca Kajlich (1977). After him are Matt Riddle (1986), Mike Rodgers (1985), Jenna Ortega (2002), Heath Slater (1983), Jacob Pitts (1979), and Walt Dohrn (1970).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Richard Neal ranks 1,271Before him are Steve Daines (1962), Arne Duncan (1964), David Vitter (1961), Peter Welch (1947), Roger Marshall (1960), and Brad Sherman (1954). After him are Chris Murphy (1973), Ernie Fletcher (1952), Brian Goodell (1959), Raphael Warnock (1969), Mark Begich (1962), and John Ensign (1958).

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