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Politician members in Colorado

  Ben Nighthorse Campbell (b. 1933) — of Ignacio, La Plata County, Colo. Born in Auburn, Placer County, Calif., April 13, 1933. Served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean conflict; member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1983-87; U.S. Representative from Colorado 3rd District, 1987-93; speaker, Democratic National Convention, 1988 ; U.S. Senator from Colorado, 1993-2005. Cheyenne Indian ancestry. Member, Farm Bureau. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  William Silas Hill (1886-1972) — also known as William S. Hill — of Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo. Born in Corning, Nemaha County, Kan., January 20, 1886. Republican. School teacher; superintendent of schools; merchant; member of Colorado state legislature, 1920; secretary to Gov. Ralph Carr; U.S. Representative from Colorado 2nd District, 1941-59; defeated, 1938; delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 1964. Presbyterian. Member, Farm Bureau; Rotary; Elks; Odd Fellows. Died in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colo., August 28, 1972 (age 86 years, 221 days). Interment at Grandview Cemetery, Fort Collins, Colo.
  Relatives: Married, March 25, 1907, to S. Rachel Trower.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
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