"Richard "Dick" Green Lugar", Honorary Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire/KBE, is an United States/American politician and member of the Republican Party (United States)/Republican Party who served as a United States Senate/United States Senator, representing Indiana from 1977 to 2013.
Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, Lugar is a graduate of Denison University and Oxford University. He served on the Indianapolis Public Schools/Indianapolis Board of School Commissioners from 1964 to 1967 before he was elected to two terms as List of mayors of Indianapolis/Mayor of Indianapolis, serving from 1968 to 1976. During his tenure as Mayor, Lugar served as the President of the National League of Cities in 1971 and gave the keynote address at the 1972 Republican National Convention.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous politicians! More Richard Lugar on Wikipedia.
[Other Republicans echoed Specter's dismay.] I am disappointed that Gov. William Weld did not receive a hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, ... The advice and consent procedure provided by our Constitution strongly suggests that many Senators will want to question a presidential nominee and that the nominee will have an opportunity to respond to public questions and criticism.Richard Lugar