Kent Conrad

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Kent Conrad
Kent Conrad official portrait.jpg
United States Senator
from North Dakota
In office
December 15, 1992 – January 3, 2013
Serving with John Hoeven
In the Class I seat since December 15, 1992
Preceded by Jocelyn Burdick
Succeeded by Heidi Heitkamp
In office
In the Class III seat
January 3, 1987 – December 15, 1992
Preceded by Mark Andrews
Succeeded by Byron Dorgan
Chairman of the Senate Committee on the Budget
In office
January 4, 2007 – January 3, 2013
Preceded by Judd Gregg
Succeeded by Patty Murray
In office
June 6, 2001 – January 3, 2003
Preceded by Pete Domenici
Succeeded by Don Nickles
In office
January 3 – January 20, 2001
Preceded by Pete Domenici
Succeeded by Pete Domenici
Tax Commissioners of North Dakota
In office
1981–1987
Governor Allen I. Olson
George Sinner
Preceded by Byron Dorgan
Succeeded by Heidi Heitkamp
Personal details
Born March 12, 1948 (1948-03-12) (age 69)
Bismarck, North Dakota
Political party Democratic-NPL
Spouse(s) Pam Schafer (divorced),
Lucy Calautti
Children Jessamyn Conrad
Residence Bismarck, North Dakota
Alma mater Stanford University (B.A.)
George Washington University (M.B.A.)
Occupation Civil servant
Religion Unitarian Universalist[1]

Gaylord Kent Conrad was the Senior Senator of North Dakota. He took office as senator on January 3 1987 and is currently serving with Junior Senator John Hoeven. He was the chairman of the Senate Budget Committee. He is a member of the North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party, the North Dakota affiliate of the Democratic Party.

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