Difference between revisions of "Robert LaFollette"

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==External links==
 
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*[http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=L000004 Profile] at the ''Biographical Directory of the United States Congress''
 
*[http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=L000004 Profile] at the ''Biographical Directory of the United States Congress''
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*[https://www.britannica.com/biography/Robert-M-La-Follette Biography] at the ''Encyclopædia Britannica''
  
 
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Latest revision as of 01:57, 24 November 2016

Robert Marion LaFollette, Sr. (Senator 1906-1925) was a Republican American politician. He represented Wisconsin in the United States House of Representatives (1885-1891) and in the U. S. Senate (1906-1925), and served as governor of Wisconsin (1901-1906). After failed bids for the Republican nomination for president of the United States in 1912 and 1916, LaFollette ran in 1924 as the candidate of the Progressive Party, winning 17% percent of the popular vote nationwide and Wisconsin's 13 electoral votes.

External links

  • Profile at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
  • Biography at the Encyclopædia Britannica