Kankakee, Illinois , United States
|| February 24, 1934
Dec 29, 2016 02:57am
Caucasian - Moderate - Anti Marijuana Legalization - Anti-Death Penalty - Health Care Reform - Pro Free Trade - Pro-Gun control - Married - Widowed - Convicted - Christian - Methodist - Protestant - Straight -
|Info|| * Education: Ferris State College, B.S.. |
* Military Service: Army, 1954-56.
* Occupation: Pharmacist, pharmacy owner.
* Family: Wife, Lura Lynn; six children.
* Religion: Methodist.
* Political Career: Ill. House, 1973-83, Republican leader, 1977-81; speaker, 1981-83; lieutenant governor, 1983-91; Ill. secretary of state, 1991-1999, IL Governor, 1999-2003
Currently serving a six-year prison sentence at the Oxford Federal Correctional Institution in Oxford, Wisconsin.