Lindsey Graham

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Lindsey Graham
United States Senator
from South Carolina
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 3, 2003
Serving with Tim Scott
Preceded by Strom Thurmond
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 3rd district
In office
January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2003
Preceded by Butler Derrick
Succeeded by J. Gresham Barrett
Member of the
South Carolina House of Representatives
from the 2nd District
In office
1993–1995
Personal details
Born Lindsey Olin Graham
July 9, 1955 (1955-07-09) (age 59)
Central, South Carolina, U.S.
Political party Republican
Residence Seneca, South Carolina, U.S.
Alma mater University of South Carolina (B.A., J.D.)
Occupation Attorney
Religion Southern Baptist
Website www.lgraham.senate.gov
Military service
Service/branch United States Air Force
Years of service 1982–1988 (active)
1988 – present (reserve)
Rank Colonel
Unit Judge Advocate General's Corps

Lindsey Olin Graham (born July 9, 1955) is an American politician who serves as the senior United States Senator from South Carolina, serving in office since 2003. He is a member of the Republican Party.

Graham was born on July 9, 1955 in Central, South Carolina.[1] He studied at the University of South Carolina. Graham has never been married and has no children.

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