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Jan 06, 1948

Robert Ellsworth "Bob" Wise, Jr. was born in Washington

1966

Bob Wise graduated from George Washington High School in Charleston

1970

Bob Wise received a B.A. from Duke University

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1972

Bob Wise became involved in community redevelopment from the Buffalo Creek disaster

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1975

Bob Wise graduated from the Tulane University School of Law

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1978

Bob Wise became involved in community redevelopment from the Mingo County floods

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May 13, 1980

State Senator William Brotherton Jr. defeated by Bob Wise in Democractic primary

Nov 06, 1990

Bob Wise ran unopposed for reelection to Congress

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Nov 07, 2000

Bob Wise was elected governor

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Jan 15, 2001

Bob Wise was sworn into office as governor

2002

Bob Wise was elected chairman of the Southern Governors Association

Jan 08, 2003

Bob Wise called for a 10 percent budget cut and other measures to deal with the state's fiscal problems

Aug 11, 2003

Bob Wise announced he would not seek reelection

2005

Bob Wise accepted a job in Washington

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