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OSBORNE, Thomas, a Representative from Nebraska; born in Hastings, Adams County,
Nebr., February 23, 1937; graduated from Hastings High School, Hastings, Nebr.;
B.S., Hastings College, Hastings, Nebr., 1959; M.A., University of Nebraska,
1963; Ph.D., University of Nebraska, 1965; head football coach, University of
Nebraska, 1972-1997; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Seventh and to
the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2001-January 3, 2007); not a
candidate for reelection, but was an unsuccessful candidate for the Republican
nomination for Governor of Nebraska in 2006.