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lobbyist , United States Senator from North Dakota

Byron Leslie Dorgan, lobbyist, former United States Senator from North Dakota. Member of National Association Tax Administrator's (member executive committee 1972-1975).

Background

Dorgan, Byron Leslie was born on May 14, 1942 in Dickinson, North Dakota, United States. Son of Emmett P. and Dorothy (Bach) Dorgan.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Political Science, University North Dakota, 1965. Master of Business Administration, University Denver, 1966.

Career

Executive development trainee Martin Marietta Corporation, Denver, 1966—1968. Deputy tax commissioner State of North Dakota, Bismarck, 1968—1969, tax commissioner, 1969—1980. Member United States Congress from North Dakota At-Large District, Washington, 1981-1992.

United States Senator from North Dakota, 1992—2011. Chairman United States Senate Indian Affairs Committee, 2007—2011, United States Senate Democratic Policy Committee, Washington, 1999—2011. Senior policy advisory, co-chair government relations practice Arent Fox LLP, since 2011.

Economics instructor Bismarck Junior College, North Dakota, 1969—1971. Member Multi-State Tax Commission, 1972—1974.

Works

Membership

Member of National Association Tax Administrator's (member executive committee 1972-1975).

Connections

Married Kimberly Olson. Children: Brendon, Haley;children from previous marriage: Scott, Shelly(deceased).

father:
Emmett P. Dorgan

mother:
Dorothy (Bach) Dorgan

spouse:
Kimberly Olson

child:
Brendon Dorgan

child:
Haley;children from previous marriage: Scott Dorgan

child:
Shelly Dorgan (deceased)