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Dan Burton
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Chair of the House Oversight Committee
In office
January 3, 1997 – January 3, 2003
Preceded by William F. Clinger Jr.
Succeeded by Thomas M. Davis
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Indiana's 5th district
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2013
Preceded by Steve Buyer
Succeeded by Susan Brooks
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Indiana's 6th district
In office
January 3, 1983 – January 3, 2003
Preceded by David W. Evans
Succeeded by Mike Pence
Member of the Indiana Senate
from the 31st district
In office
December 4, 1980 – November 3, 1982
Preceded by John Mutz
Succeeded by William Vobach
Member of the Indiana House of Representatives
from the 44th district
In office
November 3, 1976 – December 5, 1980
Preceded by Stanley Clark Boyer
Succeeded by Lawrence Buell
Member of the Indiana Senate
from the 19th district
In office
November 6, 1968 – November 4, 1970
Preceded by Willie Warren Hill Jr
Succeeded by Willie Warren Hill Jr
Member of the Indiana House of Representatives
from the 26th district
In office
November 9, 1966 – November 6, 1968
Preceded by Multi-member district
Succeeded by Multi-member district
Personal details
Born
Danny Lee Burton

(1938-06-21) June 21, 1938 (age 83)
Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Barbara Logan (Deceased 2002)
Samia Tawil (m. 2006)
Education Indiana University, Indianapolis
Cincinnati Christian University
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service  United States Army
Years of service 1956–1962

Danny Lee Burton (born June 21, 1938) is an American politician. Burton is the former U.S. Representative for IN's 5th congressional district. He represented the 6th district, serving from 1983 until 2013. He is a member of the Republican Party and the Tea Party Caucus.

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