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Dick Armey

Dick ArmeyAKA Richard Keith Armey

Born: 7-Jul-1940
Birthplace: Cando, ND

Gender: Male
Religion: Christian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician, Economist
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US House Majority Leader, 1995-2003

Called openly-gay Congressman Barney Frank "Barney Fag" during a 1995 radio show interview, but later denied it was intentional. However, on 2 August 2000, columnist Dave Barry asked, "Are you really Dick Armey?" Armey replies: "Yes, I am Dick Armey. And if there is a dick army, Barney Frank would want to join up."

During the fervor of the Monica Lewinsky scandal, three women at North Texas State University documented inappropriate sexual behavior on the part of Dick Armey. They are Susan Aileen White, Anna Weniger, and Anne Marie Best. These incidents were particularly troublesome in that Armey runs on a platform of "Values Agenda" and "Recovering Our Moral Emphasis." [Dallas Observer, 4-May-1985.]

"Bipartisanship is another name for date rape."

Father: Glenn Armey
Mother: Marion Gutschlog
Wife: Susan Byrd (2nd, three sons, one daughter)

    High School: Cando High School, Cando, ND (1958)
    University: BA, Jamestown College (1963)
    University: MA, University of North Dakota (1964)
    University: PhD Economics, University of Oklahoma (1969)

    US House Majority Leader (1995-2003)
    US Congressman, Texas 26th (1985-2003)
    Member of the Board of Rent-A-Center (2004-06)
    DLA Piper Senior Policy Analyst (2003-09)
    American Civil Liberties Union Consultant (2001-)
    Bob Ney for Congress
    Citizens for a Sound Economy Founder
    Close Up Foundation Board of Advisors
    Council for National Policy
    FreedomWorks Board of Directors
    Progress and Freedom Foundation Advisory Committee, Digital Age Communications Act Project
    People with Funny Names
    Risk Factors: Obesity

    FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
    Hating Breitbart (19-Oct-2012) · Himself
    An Inconvenient Tax (15-Apr-2011) · Himself


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