Paul Findley

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Paul Findley
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 20th district
In office
January 3, 1961 – January 3, 1983
Preceded by Edna O. Simpson
Succeeded by Dick Durbin
Personal details
Born June 23, 1921 (1921-06-23) (age 93)
Jacksonville, Illinois
Political party Republican
Alma mater Illinois College

Paul Findley (born June 23, 1921) is an American politician. He is a former United States Representative from Illinois. He represented its 20th District. A member of the Republican, he was first elected in 1960. Findley lost his seat in 1982 to current United States Senator Dick Durbin.[1] He is a cofounder of the Council for the National Interest, a Washington, D.C. advocacy group, and a board member of If Americans Knew.[2]

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  1. Adam, Clymer (14 July 1985). "IN SHORT: NONFICTION". The New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/1985/07/14/books/in-short-nonfiction-111845.html. Retrieved 8 January 2010.
  2. "Who We Are". If Americans Knew.com. http://www.ifamericansknew'.org/about_us/whoweare.html. Retrieved August 15, 2014.

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