Gene Taylor was a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives, representing the 4th district of Mississippi.
Russell Moore connection
In the early 1990s, prior to entering the ministry, Russell Moore was an aide to U.S. Representative Gene Taylor of Mississippi, a Democrat
Anti NAFTA Bill
In 1995 Marcy Kaptur, Peter DeFazio, Nydia Velasquez, Gene Taylor and Bernie Sanders co-sponsored a Bill, to force the US to withdraw from NAFTA within 90 days. The bill was unsuccessful. 
- ↑ PWW January 21 1995, page 4