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  McLean, George P.
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NameGeorge P. McLean
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Simsbury, Connecticut , United States
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Born October 07, 1857
DiedJune 06, 1932 (74 years)
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Nov 20, 2015 04:16am
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InfoSenator from Connecticut; born in Simsbury, Hartford County, Conn., October 7, 1857; attended the common schools; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1881 and commenced practice in Hartford, Conn.; member, State house of representatives 1883-1884; member of the commission to revise the Connecticut statutes 1885; member, State senate 1886; United States district attorney for Connecticut 1892-1896; resumed the practice of law in Hartford; Governor of Connecticut 1901-1902; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1911; reelected in 1916 and again in 1922 and served from March 4, 1911, to March 3, 1929; declined to be a candidate for reelection in 1928; chairman, Committee on Forest Reservations and Game Protection (Sixty-second and Sixty-fifth Congresses), Committee on Banking and Currency (Sixty-sixth through Sixty-ninth Congresses), Committee on Manufactures (Seventieth Congress); resumed the practice of law in Hartford, Conn.; died in Simsbury, Conn., June 6, 1932; interment in Simsbury Cemetery.


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  11/07/1922 CT US Senate Won 52.34% (+6.87%)
  11/07/1916 CT US Senate Won 50.17% (+3.92%)
  01/17/1911 CT US Senate Won 61.46% (+23.26%)
  01/10/1911 CT US Senate - R Caucus Won 63.48% (+27.53%)
  11/06/1900 CT Governor Won 53.02% (+7.97%)
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