BURTON, Danny Lee, a Representative from Indiana; born in Indianapolis, Marion County,
Ind., June 21, 1938; attended Indiana University, Indianapolis, Ind., 1958;
Cincinnati Bible College, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1959-1960; United States Army,
1957-1958; businessman; member of the Indiana state house of representatives,
1967-1968 and 1977-1980; member of the Indiana state senate, 1969-1972 and
1981-1982; unsuccessful candidate for the United States Congress in 1970;
elected as a Republican to the Ninety-eighth and to the thirteen succeeding
Congresses (January 3, 1983-present); chair, Committee on Government Reform and
Oversight (One Hundred Fifth Congress); chair, Committee on Government Reform
(One Hundred Sixth and One Hundred Seventh Congresses).
Burton, Dan. The House and Foreign Affairs: Making the World
Safe for Tyranny? In
A House of Ill Repute
, edited by Dan Renberg, 76-84.
Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1987.