Robert Barber

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Just the Facts
Name: Robert Barber
Current Office:  None
Political Affiliation: Democrat
Education: Bachelor's from Wofford in 1971, Masters of Divinity from Duke University in 1976
Other Occupation: Restaurant operator
Residence: Charleston
Candidate Info: Former state representative and Charleston County School Board chair Robert Barber narrowly lost the lieutenant governor's race back in 2006 to Andre Bauer. Since then, he has devoted his time to running the Bowen's Island restaurant in Charleston. During his time in the State House, Barber served on the Judiciary, Ways and Means, and Operations and Management Committees.