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  Rogers, Byron G.
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NameByron G. Rogers
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Denver, Colorado , United States
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Born August 01, 1900
DiedDecember 31, 1983 (83 years)
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May 08, 2018 05:40pm
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InfoROGERS, Byron Giles, a Representative from Colorado; born in Greenville, Hunt County, Tex., August 1, 1900; moved with his parents to Oklahoma in April 1902; attended the public schools of Checotah, Okla.; during the First World War served as a private in the Infantry, United States Army; attended the University of Arkansas in 1918, the University of Oklahoma 1919-1922, and the University of Colorado 1923 and 1924; was graduated from the law school of the University of Denver, LL.B., 1925, and commenced the practice of law in Las Animas, Colo.; city attorney of Las Animas 1929-1933; member of the State house of representatives 1932-1935, serving as speaker in 1933; county attorney of Bent County, Colo., in 1933; on legal staff of Agricultural Adjustment Administration and National Recovery Administration, Washington, D.C., in 1933 and 1934; assistant United States attorney of Colorado 1934-1936, and attorney general 1936-1941; public member War Labor Board 1942-1945; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-second and to the ten succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1951-January 3, 1971); unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1970 to the Ninety-second Congress; was a resident of Denver, Colo. until his death there December 31, 1983; interment in Mount Lindo Cemetery near Tiny Town, Colo.

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  09/08/1970 CO District 1 - D Primary Lost 49.97% (-0.06%)
  11/05/1968 CO District 1 Won 45.74% (+4.27%)
  11/08/1966 CO District 1 Won 56.03% (+12.06%)
  11/03/1964 CO District 1 Won 67.52% (+35.62%)
  11/06/1962 CO District 1 Won 56.00% (+12.00%)
  11/08/1960 CO District 1 Won 60.01% (+20.02%)
  11/04/1958 CO District 1 Won 66.66% (+33.32%)
  11/06/1956 CO District 1 Won 57.78% (+15.55%)
  11/02/1954 CO District 1 Won 55.62% (+11.51%)
  11/04/1952 CO District 1 Won 50.78% (+2.20%)
  11/07/1950 CO District 1 Won 50.31% (+1.96%)
  11/05/1940 CO District 3 Lost 47.95% (-4.09%)
  11/08/1938 CO Attorney General Won 54.59% (+9.19%)
  11/03/1936 CO Attorney General Won 59.18% (+19.37%)
  07/03/1936 CO Attorney General Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  01/04/1933 CO House Speaker Won 82.81% (+65.62%)
  11/08/1932 CO State House - Bent and Kiowa Won 64.14% (+28.28%)
  11/04/1930 CO State House - Bent and Kiowa Won 58.88% (+17.77%)
  11/06/1928 CO State House - Bent and Kiowa Lost 45.23% (-9.54%)
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