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us: Kerrey, Robert, 1943-



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    • us: Kerrey, Bob, 1943-
    • us: Kerrey, J. Robert, 1943-
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    • found: Nebraska Natural Resources Commission. Policy issue study on integrated management ... 1986: t.p. (Governor Robert Kerrey)
    • found: Neb. blue bk., 1984-1985 (Gov. Robert Kerrey; b. 8/27/43; elected as gov., 11/2/82)
    • found: Information please almanac, 1987 (Gov. Bob Kerrey; elected to Jan. 1987)
    • found: United States. Bipartisan Commission on Entitlement and Tax Reform. Interim report to the President, 1994: p. 2 of cover (J. Robert Kerrey (D-NE), United States Senate)
    • found: When I was a young man, 2002 title page (Bob Kerrey)
    • found: Biographical directory of the U.S. Congress website, April 28, 2014 (Kerrey, J. Robert, a Senator from Nebraska; born in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, August 27, 1943; attended the Lincoln Public schools; graduated from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln 1966; served in the United States Navy SEAL special forces unit, 1966-1969; wounded in Vietnam and awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for “conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life”; operated a chain of restaurants and fitness centers 1972-1982; Governor of Nebraska 1983-1987; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1988; reelected in 1994, and served from January 3, 1989, to January 3, 2001; was not a candidate for reelection in 2000; chairman, Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (One Hundred Fourth Congress); president, The New School in New York City 2001-2010; member, National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States (9-11 Commission) 2003-2004; unsuccessful Democratic candidate for election to the United States Senate in 2012)
    • found: Congressional Medal of Honor Society website, April 28, 2014 (Kerrey, Joseph R.; date [medal] issued: 14 May 1970)
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