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When you put your Senate staff together, do not use the staff from your campaign.




Lloyd Bentsen, U. S. Congressman & U. S. Senator (Democrat, TX), Democratic nominee for vice president, U. S. Treasury Secretary, Advice to Paul Simon

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Lloyd Bentsen
Lloyd Bentsen
  • Born: February 11, 1921
  • Died: May 23, 2006
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Politician

Lloyd Millard Bentsen Jr. was an American politician who was a four-term United States Senator (1971–1993) from Texas and the Democratic Party nominee for vice president in 1988 on the Michael Dukakis ticket. He also served as the 69th United States Secretary of the Treasury under President Bill Clinton.

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