MINNICK, Walt, (1942 - )


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives, Photography Collection

MINNICK, Walt, a Representative from Idaho; born in Walla Walla, Walla Walla County, Wash., September 20, 1942; B.A., Whitman College, Walla Walla, Wash., 1964; M.B.A., Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 1966; J.D., Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 1969; United States Army, 1970-1972; lawyer, private practice; businessman; staff, President Richard M. Nixon; unsuccessful candidate for the United States Senate in 1996; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Eleventh Congress (January 3, 2009-January 3, 2011); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Twelfth Congress in 2010.