Spencer Abraham Quotes

Researchers probably never anticipated when they started smashing atoms and protons in our large accelerators that their science their very basic research on matter would eventually give us remarkable life-saving technology.




Spencer Abraham, U. S. Senator (Republican, MI), Secretary of Energy, 2002

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Spencer Abraham
Spencer Abraham
  • Born: June 12, 1952
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Politician

Edward Spencer Abraham is an American attorney, author and politician who was a United States Senator from Michigan from 1995 to 2001 and the tenth United States Secretary of Energy, serving under President George W. Bush, from 2001 to 2005. Abraham, a Republican, is one of the founders of the Federalist Society and a co-founder of the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy. To date, Abraham is the last Republican to serve as a U.S. Senator from Michigan.