|United States Senator|
January 3, 1989 – January 3, 2001
|Preceded by||David Karnes|
|Succeeded by||Ben Nelson|
|35th Governor of Nebraska|
January 6, 1983 – January 9, 1987
|Preceded by||Charles Thone|
|Succeeded by||Kay Orr|
Joseph Robert Kerrey
August 27, 1943
Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of Nebraska–Lincoln|
|Awards|| Medal of Honor|
Bronze Star Medal
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Branch/service||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1966-1969|
|Rank||Lieutenant (junior grade)|
|Unit||SEAL Team 1|
Joseph Robert "Bob" Kerrey (born August 27, 1943) is an American politician. He served as the 35th Governor of Nebraska from 1983 to 1987 and as a United States Senator from Nebraska from 1989 to 2001. He was a member of the Democratic Party. He ran for President in 1992. He was also awarded the medal of honor for his courageous actions while a part of SEAL team 1 in Vietnam.
References[change | change source]
- "Bob Kerrey out of running for top job at MPAA". Los Angeles Times. Latimesblogs.latimes.com. July 29, 2010. Retrieved 2010-07-30.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Bob Kerrey at Wikimedia Commons