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|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Louisiana's 4th district
January 3, 1979 – January 3, 1981
|Preceded by||Joe D. Waggonner|
|Succeeded by||Buddy Roemer|
|Chair of the Louisiana Democratic Party|
January 31, 2010 – April 28, 2012
|Preceded by||Chris Whittington|
|Succeeded by||Karen Carter Peterson|
|Louisiana State Representative from Allen, Beauregard, and Vernon parishes|
|Preceded by||Bert A. Adams|
|Succeeded by||William H. West|
|Preceded by||William H. West|
|Succeeded by||John R. Smith|
Anthony Claude Leach, Jr.
March 30, 1934
Leesville, Louisiana, U.S.
|Alma mater||Louisiana State University (BA, JD)|
|Branch/service||United States Army|
Anthony Claude Leach, Jr., known as Buddy Leach (born March 30, 1934), is an American businessman and Democratic politician. For one term, he was a U.S. Representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district. He also was a member of the Louisiana House of Representatives and as chairman of the Louisiana Democratic Party.
In 2003, he was a candidate for governor of Louisiana.
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