Blanche Lincoln facts for kids
|United States Senator
January 3, 1999 – January 3, 2011
|Preceded by||Dale Bumpers|
|Succeeded by||John Boozman|
|Chair of the Senate Agriculture Committee|
September 9, 2009 – January 3, 2011
|Preceded by||Tom Harkin|
|Succeeded by||Debbie Stabenow|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Arkansas's 1st district
January 3, 1993 – January 3, 1997
|Preceded by||William Vollie Alexander Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Robert Berry|
Blanche Meyers Lambert
September 30, 1960
Helena, Arkansas, U.S.
|Education||University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Randolph College (BS)
She was the first woman elected to the Senate from Arkansas and was the youngest woman ever elected to the Senate. She was in the U.S. House of Representatives, representing Arkansas's 1st congressional district from 1993 to 1997.
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Lincoln holds a press conference in 2006 with Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT), chairman of the Senate Finance Committee regarding proposed changes to Medicare.
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