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Former Sen. Robert Bennett

Republican  •  Utah 3 Terms  •  Sworn In 1993
Last Term 2005 - 2010 View All

Born September 18, 1933 in Salt Lake City, Utah, Bennett was the son of U.S. Senator Wallace F. Bennett and the grandson of Mormon church president Heber J. Grant. He attended Utah public schools and received a B.S. from the University of Utah in 1957.

He was a chaplain in the Army National Guard from 1957 to 1969, when he entered public service as congressional liaision of the United States Department of Transportation, serving from 1969 to 1970. That year he became president of Robert Mullen Associates, a Washington, D.C. public relations firm that was a front for the Central Intelligence Agency. Because his company employed Watergate burglar E. Howard Hunt, he was suspected of being Woodward and Bernstein's source Deep Throat. Read More...

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