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Craig Lyle Thomas

Craig Lyle Thomas, United States Senator from Wyoming. Former chairman Natrona County (Wyoming) Republican Committee; state representative Natrona County District; delegate Republican National Convention, 1980. Member American Society Trade Executives, Masons, National 4-H Hall of Fame.

Background

  • Thomas, Craig Lyle was born on February 17, 1933 in Cody, Wyoming, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Agricultural, University Wyoming, 1955. Bachelor of Laws, La Salle University, 1963.

    Career

    • Vice president Wyoming Farm Bureau, Laramie, 1959-1966. National resource director American Farm Bureau, 1966-1975. General manager Wyoming Rural Electrical Association, 1975-1989.

      Member Wyoming House of Representatives, 1984—1989, United States Congress from Wyoming, Washington, 1989—1995. United States Senator from Wyoming, 1995—2007. Member energy and natural resources committee, environment public works committee, finance committee, Indian affairs committee.

      Served in United States Marine Corps, 1955-1959.

    Politics

    Every human being regardless of its race, gender or sexual orientation should have all human and civil rights.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    The Gospel of Christ is the message that can lead one to salvation. It shows the essential steps that one must take to secure the goal that God wishes all to attain.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Methodist member is very much a folk theologian who should speak 'plain truth to plain people'.

    Membership

    Former chairman Natrona County (Wyoming) Republican Committee. State representative Natrona County District. Delegate Republican National Convention, 1980.

    Member American Society Trade Executives, Masons, National 4-H Hall of Fame.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Roberts. Children: Peter, Paul, Patrick, Alexis.
    • spouse: Susan Roberts
    • children: Peter Thomas
    • Paul Thomas
    • Patrick Thomas
    • Alexis Thomas
    Craig Lyle Thomas
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    Born February 17, 1933
    Died June 4, 2007
    (aged 74)
    Nationality
    • 1955
      University Wyoming
    • 1963
      La Salle University
    • 1959 - 1966
      Vice president, Wyoming Farm Bureau
      Laramie, Wyoming, United States
    • 1966 - 1975
      national resource director, American Farm Bureau
    • 1975 - 1989
      general manager, Wyoming Rural Electrical Association
    • 1984 - 1989
      member, Wyoming House of Representatives
    • 1989 - 1995
      member, Wyoming House of Representatives
      Washington, United States
    • 1995 - 2007
      United States Senator from Wyoming