Dorgan was a member of the Senate Democratic leadership for sixteen years. He was first an Assistant Democratic Floor Leader. He was later a Chairman of the Democratic Policy Committee. Then, he was Chairman of the Committee on Indian Affairs.
Dorgan later worked at the Washington, D.C. law firm Arent Fox LLP. He was a senior policy advisor there.
Dorgan was born in Dickinson, North Dakota.
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- "U.S. Sen Byron Dorgan to Retire". USA Today. Retrieved December 14, 2017.