Angus Stanley King Jr. (born March 31, 1944) is an American politician and lawyer who is the junior United States senator from Maine since 2013.  A political independent since 1993, he was the 72nd governor of Maine from 1995 to 2003.
Senator King is married to Mary Herman and has four sons, Angus III, Duncan, James, and Ben, one daughter, Molly, and six grandchildren. He attended Dartmouth College and the University of Virginia Law School. In his free time, he enjoys exploring the Maine outdoors with his family in their camper. Committee Assignments Issues Legislation
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Sen. King pushes to convert Defense Department vehicles to electricity
U.S. Sen Angus King has proposed that the U.S. military play a role in reducing carbon emissions by converting some vehicles to electricity. The Maine independent senator’s bill calls for transitioning the non-tactical fleet of the U.
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Sen. Angus King on latest progress on bipartisan talks over gun reform legislation
NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Maine Sen. Angus King, an independent who caucuses with Democrats, on where bipartisan negotiations over legislation on gun safety stand in the Senate.
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Nov 06, 2018 · Angus King (independent) is a member of the U.S. Senate from Maine. He assumed office on January 3, 2013. His current term ends on January 3, 2025. King (independent) ran for re-election to the U.S. Senate to represent Maine. He won in the general election on November 6, 2018.
Angus King, in full Angus Stanley King, Jr., (born March 31, 1944, Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.), American politician who was elected as an Independent to the U.S. Senate in 2012 and began representing Maine in that body the following year. He previously served as governor of the state (1995–2003). King was born and raised in Alexandria, Virginia.
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