Lee H. Hamilton


Lee Herbert Hamilton (born April 20, 1931) is an American politician.[1]

Lee H.Hamilton
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Indiana's 9th district
In office
January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1999
Preceded byEarl Wilson
Succeeded byBaron Hill
Chairman of
House Foreign Affairs Committee
In office
January 3, 1993 – January 3, 1995
Preceded byDante Fascell
Succeeded byBenjamin A. Gilman
Chairman of House Intelligence Committee
In office
January 3, 1985 – January 3, 1987
Preceded byEdward Boland
Succeeded byLouis Stokes
Personal details
Born (1931-04-20) April 20, 1931 (age 89)
Daytona Beach, Florida, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Nancy Ann Nelson

Hamilton is a former member of the United States House of Representatives and currently a member of the U.S. Homeland Security Advisory Council.

A member of the Democratic Party, Hamilton represented the 9th congressional district of Indiana from 1965 to 1999.

Following his departure from Congress he has served on a number of governmental advisory boards, most notably as the vice chairman of the 9/11 Commission.


  1. "Inter-American Dialogue | Lee Hamilton". www.thedialogue.org. Retrieved 2017-04-12.

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