WALLOP, Malcolm, (1933 - 2011)

Senate Years of Service: 1977-1995
Party: Republican

Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

WALLOP, Malcolm, a Senator from Wyoming; born in New York City, February 27, 1933; attended the public schools of Big Horn, Wyo., and the Cate School, Carpenteria, Calif.; graduated, Yale University 1954; businessman and cattle rancher; member, Wyoming house of representatives 1969-1972; member, Wyoming senate 1973-1976; served in the United States Army 1955-1957; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1976, reelected in 1982 and 1988 and served from January 3, 1977 to January 3, 1995; not a candidate for reelection in 1994; founded Frontiers of Freedom Institute in 1994 to study issues related to Constitutional freedoms; member, Commission to Assess U.S. National Security Space Management and Organization (“Rumsfeld Space Commission”) 2000-2001; died September 14, 2011; interment in Sheridan Municipal Cemetery, Sheridan, Wyoming. .


Wallop, Malcolm. “The Environment: Air, Water & Public Lands,” In A Changing America: Conservatives View the 80s from the United States Senate, edited by Paul Laxalt and Richard S. Williamson, pp. 133-56. South Bend, Ind.: Regnery/Gateway, 1980; Wallop, Malcolm, and Angelo Codevilla. The Arms Control Delusion. San Francisco: ICS Press, 1987.