70 years old
Race: U.S. Senate
Born: March 31, 1944 in Alexandria, Va.
Family: Married (Mary Herman); four sons (Angus III, Duncan, James, and Benjamin) and one daughter (Molly)
Education: Graduated from Dartmouth College; law degree from University of Virginia School of Law
Occupation: Distinguished Lecturer at Bowdoin College, teaching a Leaders and Leadership class; founder of Northeast Management Inc., a developer of large-scale energy conservation projects at commercial and industrial facilities in Maine
Political experience: Maine Governor 1994-2002
Fun facts- Hit the road in a motor home with his wife and two youngest children the day after leaving the governor’s office. The family traveled 15,000 miles and visited 34 states. King wrote the book “Governor’s Travels” about the experience.
- His high school was featured in the film “Remember the Titans.”
- Has owned six motorcycles.
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- First, it's important for the country, and second, I don't want to let these kids down. And number three, I want to beat Karl Rove.— Angus King, on why he wants the U.S. Senate seatRead the article >>