Paul Coverdell

Paul Coverdell REPRepublican

American politician

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Paul CoverdellREPRepublican American politician
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Age at Death1939-2000
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GAResidence (state)

Paul Douglas Coverdell (January 20, 1939 – July 18, 2000) was an American politician who served as a United States senator from Georgia from 1993 until his death in 2000. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as the director of the Peace Corps from 1989 to 1991 under President George H. W. Bush.

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Education7 - 7 of 5
secondary education
Georgia State University
University of Missouri
1961
Lee's Summit High School
primary education
Past Positions1 - 8 of 8
Secretary
Senate Republican Conference
1997 - 2000
US Senate
Georgia
1992 - 2000
Georgia State Senate
1970-1989: Minority Leader
1975 - 1989
Chair
Georgia Republican Party
1985 - 1987
Candidate for US House of Representatives
Special Election
1977
Director
US Peace Corps
1989 - 1991
Captain
US Army, Okinawa, Taiwan, and Korea
1962 - 1964
Founder
Coverdell and Co, Inc.
Other Experience1 - 8 of 8
Board of Trustees
Young Harris College
Chair
Georgia Leadership Institute
Experience
Georgia State University Alumni Association
Experience
Leadership Georgia Alum
Experience
Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity Alum
Founder
Operation Drug Free Georgia
Experience
National Republican Senatorial Committee
Experience
Regional Whip