Last updated on: 3/19/2018 | Author: ProCon.org

Jeff Landry, JD Biography

Title:
Attorney General of Louisiana
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Mar. 19, 2018

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with advanced degrees in fields relevant to immigration. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to immigration.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Attorney General, Louisiana, Jan. 2016-present
  • Member, US House of Representatives (R-LA), Jan. 2011-Jan. 2013
  • Member, Knights of Columbus, American Legion, American Bar Association, Iberia Parish Republican Executive Committee, Ducks Unlimited, and National Rifle Association
  • Former attorney, New Iberia, Louisiana
  • Former Sheriff’s Deputy, St. Martin Parish
  • Former police officer, Parks, Louisiana
  • Former employee, St. Martin Economic Development Authority
  • Recipient, Army Commendation medal, Army Achievement medal, National Defense and Overseas Training ribbons, and Louisiana War Cross
  • Former Sergeant, US Army
  • Former member, Louisiana National Guard
Education:
  • JD, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
  • Attended, Southern University
  • BS, Environmental and Sustainable Resources, University of Southwestern Louisiana
Other:
  • Twitter handle: @AGJeffLandry
  • He and wife, Sharon Landry, have one son, J.T.
Quoted in:
  1. Are DACA and the DREAM Act Good for America?