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Max Sieben Baucus

Senator

Max Sieben Baucus, United States Senator from Montana. Bar: District of Columbia 1969, Montana 1972. Board directors Congressional Award Foundation; Member of Montana Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association.

Background

Baucus, Max Sieben was born on December 11, 1941 in Helena, Montana, United States. Son of John and Jean (Sheriff) Baucus.

Education

Bachelor in Economics, Stanford University, California, 1964. Bachelor of Laws, Stanford University, California, 1967.

Career

Staff attorney Civil Aeronautics Board, Washington, 1967-1968. Attorney Securities & Exchange Commission (Securities and Exchange Commission), 1968-1971, legal assistant to chairman, 1970-1971. Attorney George & Baucus, Missoula, Montana, 1971—1974.

Member Montana House of Representatives, 1973-1974, United States Congress from 1st Montana District, 1975—1978. United States Senator from Montana, since 1979. Chairman United States Senate Environment & Public Works Committee, 1993—1995, United States Senate Finance Committee, 2001—2003, since 2007.

Vice chairman Joint Committee on Taxation, 2007—2009, chairman, since 2009.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1969, Montana 1972.

Membership

House Appropriations Committee and Deputy Whip. Senate Finance Committee, Environment and Public Works Committee and Select Committee on Small Business.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Motorcycling.

Connections

Married Ann Geracimos (divorced 1982). 1 child Zeno; Married Wanda Minge, April 23, 1983 (divorced 2009).

father:
John Baucus

mother:
Jean (Sheriff) Baucus

spouse:
Ann Geracimos

spouse:
Wanda Minge

child:
Zeno Baucus