Don Nickles

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Don Nickles
Don Nickles.jpg
United States Senator
from Oklahoma
In office
January 3, 1981 – January 3, 2005
Preceded by Henry Bellmon
Succeeded by Tom Coburn
Chairman of the Senate Committee on the Budget
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2005
Preceded by Kent Conrad
Succeeded by Judd Gregg
Senate Minority Whip
In office
June 6, 2001 – January 3, 2003
Leader Trent Lott
Preceded by Harry Reid
Succeeded by Harry Reid
In office
January 3, 2001 – January 20, 2001
Leader Trent Lott
Preceded by Harry Reid
Succeeded by Harry Reid
Senate Majority Whip
In office
January 20, 2001 – June 6, 2001
Leader Trent Lott
Preceded by Harry Reid
Succeeded by Harry Reid
In office
June 12, 1996 – January 3, 2001
Leader Trent Lott
Preceded by Trent Lott
Succeeded by Harry Reid
Member of the Oklahoma Senate from Ponca City
In office
January 3, 1979 – January 3, 1981
Personal details
Born (1948-12-06)December 6, 1948
Ponca City, Oklahoma
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Linda Lou Morrison Nickles
Children 4
Alma mater Oklahoma State University

Don Nickles (born December 6, 1948) was a Republican U.S. Senator from Oklahoma. He served in the United States Senate from 1981 to 2005. He was in the Oklahoma Senate from 1979 to 1981.[1]

Nickles was born on December 6, 1948 in Ponca City, Oklahoma. He graduated from the Oklahoma State University. He is married to Linda Lou Morrison Nickles. They have four children.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Nickles, Don". Office of Art and Archives and Office of the Historian, The United States Congress. Retrieved July 17, 2015.