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|U.S. House, Virginia, District 4|
|Bachelor's||University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill|
Girard earned her B.A. in political science from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She also received her diploma in Chinese language from Foreign Affairs College in Beijing, China
In 1996, Girard founded a consulting group to help U.S. companies access Chinese markets.
Girard's campaign focus was on improving economic growth in Virginia and improving U.S.-China relations.
Girard ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Virginia's 4th District. She sought the nomination on the Republican ticket, and was defeated by incumbent Randy Forbes in the primary.
|U.S. House, Virginia's 4th Congressional District Republican Primary, 2012|
|Randy Forbes Incumbent||89.7%||26,294|
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- Virginia State Board of Elections, "Election Results" accessed June 12, 2012
- Email submission to Ballotpedia, March 25, 2012