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Government official , Lawyer

Donald Glenn Brotzman, American government official, lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1950, District of Columbia, 1977. Selected by Colorado press as Outstanding Freshman Member of House, 1951; as Outstanding Freshman Senator, 1953; recipient Distinguished Service award Colorado Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1954, Distinguished Alumnus award College Business and Administration University Colorado, 1975; named to University Colorado Hall of Fame, 1976.

Background

Brotzman, Donald Glenn was born on June 28, 1922 in Logan County, Colorado, United States. Son of Harry and Priscilla Ruth (Kittle) Brotzman.

Education

Bulletin Board System, Juris Doctor, University Colorado, 1949.

Career

Worked at Hopkins & Sutter (Washington, DC) specializing in Legislative Law, Regulatory Law. Admitted to the bar, 1950, Colorado. 1960, United States. Supreme Court.

1977, District of Columbia. United States. District Court, District of Colorado and United States. District Court for the District of Columbia.

Phi Delta Phi (magister). Member, Board of Editors, Rocky Mountain Law Review. Representative and Senator, Colorado General Assembly.

United States Attorney for Colorado. United States. Congressman, 5 terms, 2d District of Colorado. Assistant Secretary, United States.

Army; President, Rubber Manufacturers Association, Washington, D.C. Member: The District of Columbia Bar. Colorado and American Bar Associations.

Achievements

  • Bar: Colorado 1950, District of Columbia, 1977.

Religion

The Gospel of Christ shows the essential steps that one must take to attain the goal of salvation.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote any particular religious belief. It should allow people practice their own religious convictions.

Views

There are different understandings about the Bible's authority in our lives. The task of every believer is to use different Bible translations and commentaries in order to discover the word of God.

Membership

Colorado chairman Easter Seal and Colorado Highlander Boys Club drives, 1958, Youth in Government program, Young Men’s Christian Association, 1958-1962. Republican candidate for government of Colorado, 1954, 56. Chairman Industrial Energy Users Forum, Washington.

President Washington Industrial Round Table. Board visitors United States Air Force Academy, 1966-1972. Member Golden Spike Commission, 1969-1970.

Served to lst Lieutenant, infantry Army of the United States, 1942-1946, PTO. Member American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association, Boulder County Bar Association, Rubber Manufacturers Association (president), Natural Rubber Shippers Association (president), Tire Industry Safety Council (chairman), Former Mems. of Congress Association (board of directors since 1993), American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Reserve Officers Association, Boulder Chamber of Commerce, Masons (33 degree, medal of honor 1990), Rotary (board directors Boulder club), Beta Theta Pi, Phi Delta Phi (past magister).

Connections

Married Louise Love Reed, April 9, 1944 (deceased January 1995). Children: Kathleen Love, Donald Glenn Junior. Married Gwendolyn L. Davis, August 3, 1996.

father:
Harry Brotzman

mother:
Priscilla Ruth (Kittle) Brotzman

spouses:
Louise Love Reed

Gwendolyn L. Davis

children:
Kathleen Love Brotzman

Donald Glenn Junior Brotzman