John Hoeven

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John Hoeven
United States Senator
from North Dakota
Assumed office
January 3, 2011
Serving with Kevin Cramer
Preceded byByron Dorgan
31st Governor of North Dakota
In office
December 15, 2000 – December 7, 2010
LieutenantJack Dalrymple
Preceded byEd Schafer
Succeeded byJack Dalrymple
Personal details
John Henry Hoeven III

(1957-03-13) March 13, 1957 (age 67)
Bismarck, North Dakota
Political partyIndependent (Before 1996)
Democratic Party (1996–1998)
Republican Party (1998–present)
Spouse(s)Mikey Hoeven
Alma materDartmouth College
Northwestern University

John Henry Hoeven III (born March 13, 1957) is a politician from the U.S. state of North Dakota. On January 3, 2011, he became a United States Senator for that state. [1][2] A member of the North Dakota Republican Party, he previously served as the 31st Governor of North Dakota from December 2000 to December 2010.

Hoeven was elected to the U.S. Senate in the November 2, 2010 general election. He replaced junior Senator Byron L. Dorgan, who chose not to seek re-election.

References[change | change source]

  1. "John Hoeven". Ballotpedia. Retrieved 2020-06-07.
  2. Hoeven, John. "John Hoeven". Retrieved 2020-06-07.

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