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Richard Dana Warden

Richard Dana Warden, American government labor union official. Congressional fellow, 1961-1962; recipient Public Affairs Reporting award American Political Science Association, 1960. Served with United States Navy, 1950-1954. Member of American Political Science Association.

Background

  • Warden, Richard Dana was born on December 10, 1931 in Great Falls, Montana, United States. Son of Robert Dickinson and Helen (Leach) Warden.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Montana, 1957. Master of Arts, University Montana, 1958.

    Career

    • Reporter, then state editor Great Falls (Montana) Tribune, 1959-1961. Legislation assistant to the United States Senator Lee Metcalf of Montana, 1962-1963. Administrative assistant to the United States Congressman James G. O'Hara of Michigan, 1963-1967.

      Deputy director Office Civil Rights, Department of Health, 1967-1968. Legislation representative American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, 1969-1970. Director Washington Research Project Action Council, 1970-1972.

      Assistant legislation director United Auto Workers, 1972—1975, legislation director, 1975-1977, 79-91, retired, 1991. Assistant secretary legislation Department of Health, 1977-1979.

    Membership

    Served with United States Navy, 1950-1954. Member of American Political Science Association.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Freeman. Children from previous marriage: Denise, Michael, Joseph, Jerome.
    • father: Robert Dickinson Warden
    • mother: Helen (Leach) Warden
    • spouse: Barbara Freeman
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    Born December 10, 1931
    Nationality
    • 1957
      University Montana
    • 1958
      University Montana
    • 1959 - 1961
      Reporter
    • 1962 - 1963
      legislation assistant, to United States Senator Lee Metcalf of Montana
    • 1963 - 1967
      administrative assistant, to United States Congressman James G. O'Hara of Michigan
    • 1967 - 1968
      deputy director, Office Civil Rights
    • 1969 - 1970
      legislation representative American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations
    • 1970 - 1972
      director, Washington Research Project Action Council
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