Robert Forguites

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Robert Forguites
Member of the VermontHouseofRepresentatives
from the Windsor-3-2 district
In office
2015–2019
Personal details
Born(1938-11-24)November 24, 1938
Forest Dale, Vermont, U.S.
DiedApril 8, 2019(2019-04-08) (aged 80)
Vermont, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
ChildrenAdam
Residence North Springfield, Vermont
ProfessionBanking

Robert Joseph Forguites (November 24, 1938 – April 8, 2019) was an American politician in the state of Vermont.

Vermont State of the United States of America

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Background

Forguites was born in Forest Dale, Vermont. He graduated from Brandon High School. Forguites served on the Town of Brandon Board of Selectmen and on the Otter Valley Union High School Board of Directors. Foguites was involved with the banking business. He was a member of the Vermont House of Representatives, sitting as a Democrat from the Windsor-3-2 district, having been first elected in 2014. [1] Forguites died in his sleep on April 8, 2019 while serving his third term in the legislature. [2]

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References

  1. "Representative Robert Forguites". legislature.vermont.gov.
  2. Dobbs, Taylor. "Springfield Rep. Robert Forguites Dies". Seven Days.