Ben Nighthorse Campbell
|Chair of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee|
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2005
|Preceded by||Daniel Inouye|
|Succeeded by||John McCain|
January 3, 2001 – June 6, 2001
|Preceded by||John McCain|
|Succeeded by||Daniel Inouye|
|United States Senator|
January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2005
|Preceded by||Tim Wirth|
|Succeeded by||Ken Salazar|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Colorado's 3rd district
January 3, 1987 – January 3, 1993
|Preceded by||Michael Strang|
|Succeeded by||Scott McInnis|
April 13, 1933
Auburn, California, U.S.
|Political party||Democratic (before 1995)|
|Education||San Jose State University (BA)|
|Branch/service||United States Air Force|
|Years of service||1951–1953|
|Rank||Airman Second Class E-4|
|Awards|| Korean Service Medal|
Ben Nighthorse Campbell (born April 13, 1933) is a Cheyenne-American politician. He was a U.S. Representative from 1987 to 1993, and a U.S. Senator from Colorado from 1993 to 2005. He was a member of the Democratic Party, until Campbell switched to the Republican Party on March 3, 1995.
References[change | change source]
- "Ben Nighthorse Campbell Leaves Holland & Knight to Start Own Lobbying Shop". Retrieved August 1, 2016.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Biography at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
- Campbell Appearances on C-SPAN
- Retrospective Editorial, Boulder Weekly (2008): "Cherry Pickers Lose Elections"