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  Scott, William L.
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NameWilliam L. Scott
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Fairfax, Virginia , United States
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Born July 01, 1915
DiedFebruary 14, 1997 (81 years)
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Infoborn in Williamsburg, Va., July 1, 1915; received a law degree from George Washington University; employed by federal government 1934-1961, principally as trial attorney with Department of Justice; engaged in private practice of law, Fairfax, Va., 1961-1966; elected as a Republican to the Ninetieth Congress; reelected to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1967-January 3, 1973); was not a candidate for reelection, but was elected in 1972 to the United States Senate, and served from January 3, 1973, until his resignation January 1, 1979; was not a candidate for reelection in 1978; was a resident of Fairfax Station, Va., until his death in Fairfax, Va., February 14, 1997; interment in Fairfax Memorial Park, Fairfax, Va.

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  11/07/1972 VA US Senate Won 51.45% (+5.33%)
  11/03/1970 VA District 8 Won 63.80% (+27.60%)
  11/05/1968 VA District 8 Won 64.94% (+29.88%)
  11/08/1966 VA District 8 Won 57.24% (+14.49%)
ENDORSEMENTS
US Ambassador to the United Nations - Jan 30, 1977 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Dec 17, 1975 R John Paul Stevens
US Vice President - Appointment - Dec 19, 1974 NPA Reject