Angus King

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Angus King
Angus King, official portrait, 113th Congress.jpg
United States Senator
from Maine
Assumed office
January 3, 2013
Serving with Susan Collins
Preceded by Olympia Snowe
72nd Governor of Maine
In office
January 5, 1995 – January 8, 2003
Preceded by John McKernan
Succeeded by John Baldacci
Personal details
Born March 31, 1944 (1944-03-31) (age 73)
Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.
Political party Independent
Spouse(s) Mary Herman (1984–present)
Children Angus III, Duncan, James, Benjamin, and Molly
Residence Brunswick, Maine
Alma mater Dartmouth College
University of Virginia School of Law
Profession Lawyer, lecturer/instructor
Religion Episcopalian
Website www.king.senate.gov

Angus Stanley King, Jr.[1] (born March 31, 1944) is an American politician and the junior United States Senator from the state of Maine. A political independent, he served as the 72nd Governor of Maine from 1995 to 2003.

King won Maine's United States Senate election in Maine, 2012 and took office on January 3, 2013. For committee assignment purposes, he caucuses with the Democratic Party.

King was born on March 31, 1944 in Alexandria, Maine. He studied at Dartmouth College and at University of Virginia. King has been married to Mary Harman since 1984. They have five children. He now lives in Brunswick, Maine.

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