Richard Lamm

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Richard Lamm
38th Governor of Colorado
In office
January 14, 1975 – January 13, 1987
Lieutenant George L. Brown (1975–1979)
Nancy E. Dick (1979–1987)
Preceded by John David Vanderhoof
Succeeded by Roy Romer
Personal details
Born Richard Douglas Lamm
September 12, 1935 (1935-09-12) (age 82)
Madison, Wisconsin
Political party Democratic
Alma mater University of Wisconsin-Madison
Profession Co-Director of the Institute for Public Policy Studies at the University of Denver
Military service
Service/branch United States Army
Years of service 1957-1959
Rank First Lieutenant

Richard Douglas "Dick" Lamm (born September 12, 1935) is an American politician, writer, Certified Public Accountant, college professor, and lawyer. He served three terms as 38th Governor of Colorado as a Democrat (1975–1987) and ran for the Reform Party's nomination for President of the United States in 1996.

He is currently the Co-Director of the Institute for Public Policy Studies at the University of Denver.[1]

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