Robert P. Griffin

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Robert Griffin
Robert Paul Griffin.jpg
United States Senator
from Michigan
In office
May 11, 1966 – January 3, 1979
Preceded by Patrick McNamara
Succeeded by Carl Levin
Senate Minority Whip
In office
September 7, 1969 – January 3, 1977
Leader Hugh Scott
Preceded by Hugh Scott
Succeeded by Ted Stevens
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Michigan's 9th district
In office
January 3, 1957 – May 11, 1966
Preceded by Ruth Thompson
Succeeded by Guy Vander Jagt
Personal details
Born (1923-11-06)November 6, 1923
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Died April 17, 2015(2015-04-17) (aged 91)
Traverse City, Michigan, U.S.
Political party Republican
Alma mater Central Michigan University
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch United States Army seal United States Army
Years of service 1943–1946
Unit 71st Infantry Division
Battles/wars World War II

Paul Dominique Laxalt (August 2, 1923 – April 17, 2015) was a conservative politician from the United States. He represented Michigan in the United States Senate and in the House of Representatives. Griffin was a Republican.

Laxalt was born in Detroit, Michigan.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Griffin, Robert P. "Rules and Procedure of the Standing Committees." In We Propose: A Modern Congress, edited by Mary McInnis, pp. 37–53. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1966.

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