Aspin, Les

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Birth 1938-07-21
Death 1995-05-21
English

Biographical notes:

Les Aspin was a Democratic congressman representing Wisconsin's First Congressional District, 1970-1993. While in Congress he served on the Armed Services, Government Operations, and Budget Committees and in 1985, he was selected to chair the Armed Services Committee. In 1993, left Congress to serve as Secretary of Defense in the Clinton administration and resigned in 1994. Aspin then joined the Marquette University faculty in the international affairs program in Washington, D.C. as well as involvement with other international political groups in D.C.

From the description of Les Aspin papers, 1960-1998. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 173701890

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Subjects:

  • Legislators
  • Campaign paraphernalia
  • Elections
  • Radio advertising
  • Television advertising
  • Advertising, political

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Places:

  • Wisconsin (as recorded)
  • Kenosha (Wis.) (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Janesville (Wis.) (as recorded)
  • Racine (Wis.) (as recorded)
  • Beloit (Wis.) (as recorded)