Angus Stanley King, Jr. (born March 31, 1944) is an American politician and the junior United States Senator from the state of Maine. A political independent, he served as the 72nd Governor of Maine from 1995 to 2003.
|United States Senator|
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2013
Serving with Susan Collins
|Preceded by||Olympia Snowe|
|72nd Governor of Maine|
January 5, 1995 – January 8, 2003
|Preceded by||John McKernan|
|Succeeded by||John Baldacci|
|Born||March 31, 1944|
Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Mary Herman (1984–present)|
|Children||Angus III, Duncan, James, Benjamin, and Molly|
|Alma mater||Dartmouth College|
University of Virginia School of Law
King won Maine's United States Senate election in Maine, 2012 and took office on January 3, 2013. For committee assignment purposes, he caucuses with the Democratic Party.
King was born on March 31, 1944 in Alexandria, Virginia. He studied at Dartmouth College and at University of Virginia. King has been married to Mary Harman since 1984. They have five children. He now lives in Brunswick, Maine.
- Angus S. King. ""Interview with Angus King by Andrea L'Hommedieu" by Angus S. King". Digitalcommons.bowdoin.edu. Retrieved 2012-11-13.
Other websites Edit
- U.S. Senate website
- Angus King for U.S. Senate official campaign site
- June 2006 Speech by Angus King on the Maine laptop program Archived 2008-10-23 at the Wayback Machine
- King family site documenting the motorhome trip. (retrieved September 13, 2006)