Ray LaHood facts for kids
|16th United States Secretary of Transportation|
January 23, 2009 – July 2, 2013
|Preceded by||Mary Peters|
|Succeeded by||Anthony Foxx|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 18th district
January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2009
|Preceded by||Robert Michel|
|Succeeded by||Aaron Schock|
|Born||December 6, 1945
Peoria, Illinois, U.S.
|Alma mater||Spoon River College
Raymond H. "Ray" LaHood (born December 6, 1945) is an American politician. He served as United States Secretary of Transportation from 2009 until 2013. He is a member of the Republican Party. LaHood represented Illinois's 18th congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1995 to 2009.
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LaHood works on a Habitat for Humanity project in Brooklyn, New York City, June 2009
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