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us: Quayle, Dan, 1947-



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    • us: Quayle, J. Danforth (James Danforth), 1947-
    • us: Quayle, James Danforth, 1947-
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    • found: His NATO and the economic recession, 1982: t.p. (Senator Dan Quayle, U.S. Senate)
    • found: Strategic defense and the western alliance, c1986: CIP t.p. (Dan Quayle) data sheet (b. 2/4/47)
    • found: Washington post, 8/27/88: p. B1 (J. Danforth Quayle III; GOP vice-presidential nominee)
    • found: Phone call to Sen. Quayle's office, 8/26/88 (James Danforth Quayle III)
    • found: Biographical directory of the U.S. Congress website, January 17, 2014 (Quayle, James Danforth (Dan), (father of Ben Quayle), a Representative and a Senator from Indiana and a Vice President of the United States; born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., February 4, 1947; attended the public schools of Phoenix, Ariz., and Huntington, Ind.; graduated, DePauw University, Greencastle, Ind., 1969; graduated, Indiana University, Indianapolis 1974; admitted to the Indiana bar in 1974 and commenced practice in Huntington; served in the Indiana National Guard 1969-1975; associate publisher of the Huntington Herald Press; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-fifth Congress in 1976; reelected to the Ninety-sixth Congress (January 3, 1977-January 3, 1981); was not a candidate in 1980 for reelection to the House of Representatives, but was elected to the United States Senate; reelected in 1986 and served from January 3, 1981, until January 3, 1989, when he resigned to become Vice President of the United States; chairman, Select Committee to Study the Committee System (Ninety-eighth Congress); elected Vice President of the United States in 1988 with President George Herbert Walker Bush and was inaugurated January 20, 1989; unsuccessful candidate for reelection as Vice President in 1992; is a resident of Paradise Valley, Ariz.)
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