LBJ connection: U.S. Congressman, 1948-1955 and Senator, 1970-1993, Texas; Bio: Lloyd Bentsen (1921-2006) was a lawyer and served in the U.S. Army Air Force, 1942-1945. He was a County judge, 1946-1948; U.S. Congressman, Texas, 1948-1955; U.S. Senator, Texas, 1970-1993; and Secretary of the Treasury, 1993-1994. He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1999.
Photo: Mrs. Lloyd Bentsen, Lloyd Bentsen, at the 80th Birthday Celebration for Lady Bird Johnson, LBJ Presidential Library, 12/5/1992. Photo # d9426-7 by F.E. Levin.LBJ Foundation, LBJ Presidential Library. Public domain.
Bentsen, Lloyd, 1921-,
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