Frank Dean LaMere
Franklin Dean LaMere
March 1, 1950
|Died||June 16, 2019 (aged 69)|
|Occupation||Activist, Advocate, Politician|
|Years active||46 years|
|Political party||Democratic Party|
|Spouse(s)||Dawn Holliday. Cynthia Marie Rouse|
He was the son of a Gold Star Mother and a combat veteran father. He was a member of the American Indian Movement (AIM) in the 1970s and was known for his work against liquor sales in Whiteclay, Nebraska.
LaMere was a leader in the Democratic Party, and was chairman of the National Native American Caucus. He was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention seven consecutive times from 1988 to 2012.
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- "Frank LaMere March 1, 1950 - Google Search". www.google.com.
- "Longtime Nebraska activist Frank LaMere dies at age 69". www.klkntv.com.
- Winnebago activist Frank LaMere passes on Indianz.com, June 17, 20019