|Member of the MississippiHouseofRepresentatives
from the 91st district
|February 3, 1950
Hazlehurst, Mississippi, U.S.
Robert E. "Bob" Evans (born February 3, 1950) is an American politician. He is a member of the Mississippi House of Representatives from the 91st District, being first elected in 2007. He is a member of the Democratic party.
Evans entered politics after working as a public defender, in which role his clients included Cory Maye.
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