Robert Edward Newton

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State Representative
College Professor
01/13/1969 - 01/10/1971

Davenport Scott County Democrat Born July 11, 1931, in Muscatine, Iowa, son of Walter C. and Emma M. Newton. Graduated St. Mathias, Hayes Catholic High School. Received B.A. University of Iowa, 1956, M.A. Catholic University of America, 1959, Ph.D. Catholic University of America 1965 magna cum laude. Is Phi Beta Kappa and member National Newman Honor Society. Distinguished Military Graduate. Single. College professor and former administrative aide to Governor Herschel C. Loveless. Member Roman Catholic Church, American Political Science Assn., International Political Science Assn., Midwest Political Science Assn., American Society for Political and Legal Philosophy, American Judicature Society, and American Assn. of University Professors. Korean conflict veteran. 1st Lt. Infantry. Serving first term.

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