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| Ron Wright |
(COVID-19/Premature death, politician)
|Born||Ronald Jack Wright|
8 April 1953
|Died||7 February 2021 (Age 67)|
Cause of death
|Alma mater||University of Texas|
|Victim of||Premature death|
Texas congressman who died of COVID.
Ron Wright was an American politician who died a week before being sworn in to the US Congress.
He was elected to Congress in 2018.
He was re-elected in 2020.
Voted against certifying Arizona's and Pennsylvania's electoral votes in an effort to deny the final mechanism that would legally certify Joe Biden's victory. Both votes occurred after the 2021 Washington D.C. Riots.
Died of COVID.
His widow lost the special election to replace him.