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Berkley Bedell
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Berkley Bedell circa 1975
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Iowa's 6th district
In office
January 3, 1975 – January 3, 1987
Preceded by Wiley Mayne
Succeeded by Fred Grandy
Personal details
Born (1921-03-05)March 5, 1921
Spirit Lake, Iowa, U.S.
Died December 7, 2019(2019-12-07) (aged 98)
Naples, Florida, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Elinor Healy Bedell, Grand Marais, MN
Children Kenneth, 1947; Thomas, 1950; Joanne, 1952
Profession Businessman

Berkley Warren Bedell (March 5, 1921 – December 7, 2019) was an American politician. He was a U.S. Representative from Iowa. He served as representatives from 1975 to 1987. Bedell was a Democrat and supported Barack Obama in 2012. He was an active critic on Ronald Reagan during his presidency.

Bedell died in Naples, Florida on December 7, 2019 of a stroke-related problems, aged 98.

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