|Chair of the House Appropriations Committee|
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2017
|Preceded by||Dave Obey|
|Succeeded by||Rodney Frelinghuysen|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Kentucky's 5th district
|Assumed office |
January 3, 1981
|Preceded by||Tim Carter|
Harold Dallas Rogers
December 31, 1937
Barrier, Kentucky, U.S.
|Education||Western Kentucky University (BA)|
University of Kentucky (LLB)
|Branch/service||United States Army|
|Years of service||1956–1964|
|Unit||Kentucky Army National Guard|
North Carolina Army National Guard
Harold Dallas Rogers (born December 31, 1937) is an American politician. He is the U.S. Representative for Kentucky's 5th congressional district, serving since 1981. He is a member of the Republican Party. He is the dean of the Kentucky congressional delegation.
Rogers was the Republican nominee for Lieutenant Governor of Kentucky in 1979. He was on the ballot with former Governor of Kentucky Louie B. Nunn. He lost to Democratic nominee Martha Layne Collins 63%-37%. The following year Rogers won election to Congress.
References[change | change source]
- "KY Lt. Governor Race - Nov 06, 1979". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 2012-03-08.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Congressman Hal Rogers official U.S. House site
- Hal Rogers at the Open Directory Project
- Biography at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
- Voting record maintained by The Washington Post
- Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Vote Smart
- Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election Commission
- Biography at Our States: Kentucky, 2007