BUSINESSWEEK ONLINE : JULY 10, 2000 ISSUE
GOVERNMENT

Chuck Hagel


AGE
53

FAMILY
Wife Lilibet, two children

MILITARY SERVICE 1967-68
Army, Vietnam; two Purple Hearts, two Bronze Stars, Combat Infantryman's Badge

EDUCATION 1971
Univ. of Nebraska, B.A.

CAREER PATH
1969-71 Newscaster, talk show host; 1971-77 Congressional aide; 1977-80 Lobbyist for Firestone; 1981 Deputy Administrator, Veterans Administration; 1982 U.S. Deputy Commissioner General, Knoxville World's Fair; 1983-84 President, Collins, Hagel & Clarke Inc. (VC firm); 1984-87 Co-founder, Vanguard Cellular; 1987-90 CEO, World USO; 1990 Deputy Director, G-7 World Economic Summit; 1990-1992 CEO, Private Sector Council; 1992-1995 President, McCarthy & Co. (investment bank)

ELECTED TO SENATE 1996
Landslide upset over Nebraska's Democratic Governor, Ben Nelson

HEROES
Churchill, Eisenhower, Reagan

DATA: BUSINESS WEEK


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RELATED ITEMS
The Maverick on Bush's Short List

RESUME: Chuck Hagel

TABLE: Hagel's 1999 Ratings



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