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Nathan Deal
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82nd Governor of Georgia
In office
January 10, 2011 – January 14, 2019
Lieutenant Casey Cagle
Preceded by Sonny Perdue
Succeeded by Brian Kemp
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Georgia's 9th district
In office
January 3, 2007 – March 21, 2010
Preceded by Charlie Norwood
Succeeded by Tom Graves
In office
January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2003
Preceded by Ed Jenkins
Succeeded by Charlie Norwood
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Georgia's 10th district
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2007
Preceded by Charlie Norwood
Succeeded by Charlie Norwood
Member of the Georgia Senate
from the 49th district
In office
January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1993
Preceded by Howard T. Overby
Succeeded by Jane Hemmer
Personal details
Born
John Nathan Deal

August 25, 1942 (1942-08-25) (age 77)
Millen, Georgia, U.S.
Political party Republican Party (1995–present)
Other political
affiliations
Democratic Party (before 1995)
Spouse(s) Sandra Dunagan
Residence Clermont, Georgia
Alma mater Mercer University
Profession Attorney
Signature
Military service
Branch/service United States Army seal United States Army
Years of service 1966–1968
Rank Captain

John Nathan Deal (born August 25, 1942) is an American politician. He was the 82nd Governor of Georgia from January 2011 to January 2019.

He was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives as a Democratic Party candidate in 1992, but switched to the Republican Party in 1995.

On March 1, 2010, Deal announced his resignation from Congress to run for governor of Georgia.


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