Indiana

Third Congressional District

Democratic Committee

Reality - Dan Coats

Daniel Ray Coats Biography
  • Vitals:
    • Born: May 16, 1943 - Jackson MI
    • High School: 1961 Jackson High School MI
    • College: 1965 Wheaton College, Wheaton IL - B.A.
    • Married: 1965 Marsha Ann Crawford
    • Military: 1966-1968 U.S. Army
    • College: 1971 Indiana University School of Law IN - JD
    • Indiana State Bar: 1972
    • Religion: McLean Presbyterian Church
    • Resident: 1999 - 2010 Virginia
    • Voter Registration: Virginia since 1999 - 2010
    • Occupation: Lawyer, Politician, Lobbyist
  • Political:
    • 1976 - 1980   District Director for Dan Quayle
    • 1980 - 1989   Indiana 4th District U.S. Representative
    • 1989 - 1999   Indiana U.S. Senator
    • 2001 - 2005   Ambassador to Germany
  • Private:
    • 2000 - 2001   Lobbyist for Verner, Liipfert, Bernhard, McPherson, & Hand
    • 2005 - 2010   Lobbyist for King & Spaulding law firm
Daniel R Coats Papers
What:
Hon. Daniel R. Coats Papers, 1980-1999
Where:
Wheaton College Archives & Special Collections
Location:
Wheaton IL
Date Deposited:
1999
Lobby Clients
    1. Google
    2. Lockheed Martin
    3. Bank of America
    4. Sprint
    5. Roche Diagnostics
    6. Decision Sciences
    7. Harvest Natural Resources
      • Texas based oil company connected to Venezuela dictator, Hugo Chavez
    8. Cerberus Capital Management
    9. Amgen
    10. Medicines Company
    11. PhRMA
    12. Goldman Sachs
    13. India
    14. Yemen
    15. Cooper Industries
    16. John Maneely Co
    17. Festo Corp
    18. Micron Technology
    19. Towers and Watson
    20. Southern Tier Cement Co
    21. Junior Achievement
Coats Says

"If you don't tell the good people of Indiana, Marcia and I decided that there might be a better place where some of these older bones can absorb, so we have joined her parents in North Carolina"

Speech delivered to North Carolina delegates at the 2008 Republican National Convention held in St Paul, Minnesota.