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Bill Brock
18th United States Secretary of Labor
In office
April 29, 1985 – October 31, 1987
President Ronald Reagan
Preceded by Raymond J. Donovan
Succeeded by Ann Dore McLaughlin
8th United States Trade Representative
In office
January 20, 1981 – April 29, 1985
President Ronald Reagan
Preceded by Reubin Askew
Succeeded by Clayton Keith Yeutter
United States Senator
from Tennessee
In office
January 3, 1971 – January 3, 1977
Preceded by Albert A. Gore, Sr.
Succeeded by James R. Sasser
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Tennessee's 3rd district
In office
January 3, 1963 – January 3, 1971
Preceded by James B. Frazier, Jr.
Succeeded by LaMar Baker
50th Chairman of the Republican National Committee
In office
1977–1981
Preceded by Mary Louise Smith
Succeeded by Richard Richards
Personal details
Born William Emerson Brock III
November 23, 1930 (1930-11-23) (age 88)
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Political party Republican
Alma mater Washington and Lee University
Religion Presbyterian
Military service
Service/branch United States Navy
Years of service 1953-1956

William Emerson "Bill" Brock III (born November 23, 1930) is a former Republican United States senator from Tennessee, having served from 1971 to 1977. Upon the election of Ronald Reagan as U.S. president, Brock was appointed U.S. Trade Representative, a position he had until 1985 when he was made Secretary of Labor.

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