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Lane Allen Evans

Lane Allen Evans, former United States Representative, Ill. Bar: Illinois 1978. Served with United States Marine Corps, 1969-1971. Member AmVets, American Legion, Marine Corps League, Vietnam Vets Illinois.

Background

  • Evans, Lane Allen was born on August 4, 1951 in Rock Island, Illinois, United States. Son of Lee Herbert and Joycelene (Saylor) Evans.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Augustana College, 1974. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1978.

    Career

    • Managing attorney Western Illinois Legal Assistance Foundation, Rock Island, 1978-1979. Member national staff Kennedy for President, Washington, 1978-1980. Attorney, partner Community Legal Clinic, Rock Island, Illinois, 1981-1982.

      Member United States Congress from 17th Illinois District, 1983—2007. Member national security committee, ranking member veterans affairs committee, armed services committee.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1978.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served with United States Marine Corps, 1969-1971. Member AmVets, American Legion, Marine Corps League, Vietnam Vets Illinois.

    Connections

    • father: Lee Herbert Evans
    • mother: Joycelene (Saylor) Evans
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    Born August 4, 1951
    (age 66)
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