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Kolan Leon Davis

Kolan Leon Davis, American legislative staff member. Bar: Indiana 1984. Named one of The Fabulous 50, Roll Call, 2009. Candidate Indiana District 58 House seat, 1988, precinct committeeman, 1982-1984. With United States Army Reserve, 1980-1983. Member Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

  • Davis, Kolan Leon was born on February 17, 1958 in Franklin, Indiana, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History cum laude, University Dallas, 1980. Juris Doctor, Indiana University, 1984.

    Career

    • Staff attorney Center Judicial Studies, Washington, 1984-1985. Counsel, subcommittee on administrative practice and procedure United States Senate Judiciary Committee, 1985-1987, chief counsel, subcommittee on adminstrv, oversight and the courts, 1995—2000. Counsel to Senator Charles E. Grassley, 1987-1991, foreign policy advisor, tax counsel, 1998—2000, chief counsel, legislation director, 2000.

      Republican staff director, chief counsel United States Senate Finance Committee, since 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Indiana 1984.

    Politics

    God, who is heard throughout the Bible, calls for justice for the widows, orphans and aliens who were oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore the involvement in political life is something that Christians should not avoid.

    Religion

    It is the person’s choice to be saved and one can fall from grace by not following God therefore losing salvation.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    All Christians can seek to create a way of life deliberately designed to overcome evil with good and to promote justice for all.

    Membership

    Candidate Indiana District 58 House seat, 1988, precinct committeeman, 1982-1984. With United States Army Reserve, 1980-1983. Member Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Delta Phi.

    Connections

    • Married; 1 child.
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    Born February 17, 1958
    (age 59)
    Nationality
    • 1980
      University Dallas
    • 1984
      Indiana University
    • 1984 - 1985
      Staff attorney, Center Judicial Studies
      Washington, United States
    • 1995
      counsel, and procedure United States Senate Judiciary Committee
    • 1995
      subcommittee on administrative practice, and procedure United States Senate Judiciary Committee
    • 2001
      Republican staff director, United States Senate Finance Committee
    • 2001
      chief counsel, United States Senate Finance Committee
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