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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 of Arts, 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.

Membership

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