RICHARD G. LUGAR

Richard G. Lugar, a Senator from Indiana; born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, April 4, 1932; B.A., Denison University, Granvill, Ohio, 1954; B.A., M.A., Pembroke College, Oxford, England, as a Rhodes scholar, 1956; businessman, involved in the manufacturing of food production equipment, livestock and grain operations; served in the United States Navy from 1957 until 1960; member, Indianapolis Board of School Commissioners, 1964-1967; mayor of Indianapolis, 1968-1975; unsuccessful candidate in 1974 for election to the United States Senate; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1976 for the term commencing January 3, 1977; reelected in 1982, 1988, and again in 1994 for the term ending January 3, 2001; chairman, Republican Senatorial Campaign Committee (Ninety-eighth Congress), Committee on Foreign Relations (Ninety-ninth Congress), Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry (One Hundred Fourth Congress).