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Pat Roberts

United States Senator from Kansas

Charles Patrick "Pat" Roberts (born April 20, 1936 in Topeka, Kansas) is a senator from Kansas. Before Roberts was a senator, he was a U.S. House of Representatives member and the chairman for the United States House Committee on Agriculture.

Pat Roberts
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United States Senator
from Kansas
Assumed office
January 3, 1997
Serving with Jerry Moran
Preceded byNancy Kassebaum
Chairman of the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee
Assumed office
January 3, 2015
Preceded byDebbie Stabenow
Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2007
Preceded byBob Graham
Succeeded byJay Rockefeller
Chairman of the Senate Ethics Committee
In office
January 20, 2001 – June 6, 2001
Preceded byHarry Reid
Succeeded byHarry Reid
In office
November 19, 1999 – January 3, 2001
Preceded byBob Smith
Succeeded byHarry Reid
Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee
In office
January 3, 1995 – January 3, 1997
Preceded byKika de la Garza
Succeeded byRobert Smith
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Kansas's 1st district
In office
January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1997
Preceded byKeith Sebelius
Succeeded byJerry Moran
Personal details
Born
Charles Patrick Roberts

(1936-04-20) April 20, 1936 (age 83)
Topeka, Kansas, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)
Franki Fann (m. 1969)
Children3
EducationKansas State University (BA)
WebsiteSenate website
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/service United States Marine Corps
Years of service1958–1962
RankUS-O3 insignia.svg Captain

On January 4, 2019, Roberts announced that he will not seek reelection in 2020.[1]

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  1. "Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts not to seek reelection". WashingtonPost.com. 4 January 2019.

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