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Clinton Presba Anderson

Background

  • Anderson, Clinton Presba born in Centerville, S.D.; U.S. congressman from New Mexico 1941_45; U.S. secretary of agriculture 1945_48; U.S. senator 1949_73; prominent Democrat.

  • Education

    • He attended Dakota Wesleyan University 1913-1915, and the University of Michigan 1915-1916, though he never received a degree from either institution.

    Major achievements

    • Anderson is known for the Price-Anderson Nuclear Industries Indemnity Act, the purse strings for National Aeronautics and Space Administration,etc
    • Rotary Club of Albuquerque

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democratic Party

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    • Rotary Club of Albuquerque

    Connections

    • spouse: Henrietta McCartney
    Clinton Presba Anderson
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    Born January 23, 1895
    Died January 11, 1975
    (aged 80)
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