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Ted Brown

Running for U. S. Representative, 17th District of Texas, 2020 Federal

Austin, Texas

Candidate Bio

Ted Brown was born in 1960 in Steubenville, Ohio, the grandson of German, Greek and Jewish immigrants. Ted and his parents later moved to Wheeling, West Virginia, and Ted worked in the family business, an Ethan Allen furniture store, through high school.

Ted attended Wesleyan University in Connecticut for one year, then moved to Los Angeles. He later graduated from UCLA in 1984, earning a B. A. in political science with a concentration in Constitutional Law. Since then he has worked in the insurance industry and is currently self-employed as an independent insurance adjuster, specializing in auto, property, and general liability cases.


Ted and his wife Laura have been married since 1984. They lived in Southern California for many years before moving to Austin and buying a home in Wells Branch. Laura is a native of Wichita Falls, Texas and teaches at Austin Community College. They have an adult daughter named Katie, who is a fundraiser for a major university hospital.

Ted joined the Libertarian Party in 1979 and has been active his entire adult life. He has served as Chairman of the Libertarian Party of California and as a member of the Libertarian National Committee. He is currently Candidate Coordinator for the Libertarian Party of Texas. He is also an active member of Amnesty International, as well as Texans for Accountability in Government (TAG).

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