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Steve Symms
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United States Senator
from Idaho
In office
January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1993
Preceded by Frank Church
Succeeded by Dirk Kempthorne
Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from Idaho's 1st district
In office
January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1981
Preceded by Jim McClure
Succeeded by Larry Craig
Personal details
Born
Steven Douglas Symms

April 23, 1938 (1938-04-23) (age 82)
Nampa, Idaho, U.S.
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Loretta E. Mathes Fuller
(b. 1939, m.1992)
Frances E. Stockdale Symms (b. 1937)
(m.1959–90, divorce)
Children 4
Residence Caldwell
Alma mater University of Idaho
Profession Agriculture, lobbyist
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service Seal of the U.S. Marine Corps.svg U.S. Marine Corps
Years of service 1960–1963
Rank US-O2 insignia.svg First Lieutenant
Battles/wars Cold War

Steven Douglas Symms (born April 23, 1938) is an American retired Republican politician. He was a four-term congressman from 1973 to 1981 and a two-term U.S. Senator from 1981 to 1993, representing Idaho.

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