JOHN, Christopher, a Representative from Louisiana; born in Crowley, Acadia Parish, La., January 5,
1960; graduated from Notre Dame High School, Acadia Parish, La., 1978; B.A., Louisiana State
University, Shreveport, La., 1982; aide to father, Louisiana state representative, John N. John, Jr.,
1974-1982; member of the Louisiana state house of representatives, 1988-1996; charter member of
the Crowley, La., chamber of commerce; Crowley, La., board of alderman, 1984-1988; elected as a
Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth Congress and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3,
1997- January 3, 2005); not a candidate for reelection, but was an unsuccessful candidate for the
United States Senate in 2004.