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Encyclopedia > John H. Hager
John Henry Hager

John Henry Hager (August 28, 1936 – ) was born in Durham, North Carolina. Hager is the chairman of the Republican Party of Virginia. He is the former Assistant Secretary of the Department of Education's Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services. He was appointed to this position by George W. Bush on May 24, 2004, confirmed by the Senate on November 21, 2004 and resigned effective August 1, 2007. He has been a long time member of the Bohemian Grove club. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... is the 240th day of the year (241st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Nickname: Location in North Carolina Country United States State North Carolina County Durham County Government  - Mayor Bill Bell Area  - City  94. ... Official language(s) English Capital Raleigh Largest city Charlotte Area  Ranked 28th  - Total 53,865 sq mi (139,509 km²)  - Width 150 miles (240 km)  - Length 560[1] miles (901 km)  - % water 9. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Department of Education may refer to any of several government agencies: United Kingdom Department for Education and Skills (until 1996 named Department of Education) Scottish Education Department United States United States Department of Education United States Department of Health, Education, and Welfare Many U.S. states also have their own... George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is the 43rd and current President of the United States, inaugurated on January 20, 2001. ... is the 144th day of the year (145th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 325th day of the year (326th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Bohemian Grove is an 11 km² (2700-acre) campground located at 20601 Bohemian Avenue, in Monte Rio, California[1] belonging to a private San Francisco-based mens art club known as the Bohemian Club. ...


Growing up in Durham, Hager quickly became a young entrepreneur, starting his own local newspaper. While enrolled at Purdue University, he took 25 credit hours in one semester and graduated with his degree in mechanical engineering in 1958, at the age of 22. In college, he joined ROTC and continued to run his own business. He was also an active member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity. Hager then continued his education and attended Harvard Business School, graduating in 1960, and subsequently served in the Army, where he was a captain. Purdue University (Purdue) is a land-grant, public university in West Lafayette, Indiana, United States. ... The Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) is a training program of the United States armed forces present on college campuses to recruit and educate commissioned officers. ... Harvard Business School, officially named the Harvard Business School: George F. Baker Foundation, and also known as HBS, is one of the graduate schools of Harvard University. ...


Hager began work for the Duke family at the former American Tobacco Company in Richmond, Virginia. At American Tobacco, he served as a government affairs representative. Hager contracted polio in 1974 when his son was vaccinated for the disease. As a result, he uses a nonmotorized wheelchair for daily ambulation. Following this occurrence, Hager retired from the American Tobacco Company and began his career in politics. The American Tobacco Company was founded in 1890 by J. B. Duke as a merger between a number of tobacco manufacturers including Allen and Ginter. ... Nickname: Motto: Sic Itur Ad Astra (Thus do we reach the stars) Location in the Commonwealth of Virginia Coordinates: , Country United States State Virginia County Independent City Government  - Mayor L. Douglas Wilder (I) Area  - City 62. ... Poliomyelitis (polio), or infantile paralysis, is a viral paralytic disease. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The American Tobacco Company was founded in 1890 by J. B. Duke as a merger between a number of tobacco manufacturers including Allen and Ginter. ...


In 1975, he volunteered for Lieutenant Governor John N. Dalton, and in 1984 he was a delegate to the Republican National Convention. In 1994, he co-chaired the Senatorial campaign for Oliver North. A Lieutenant Governor is a government official who is the subordinate or deputy of a Governor or Governor-General. ... John Nichols Dalton (1931–1986) was a Republican Governor of the U.S. state of Virginia from 1978 to 1982. ... A delegate is an individual (or a member of a group called a delegation) who represents the interests of a larger organization (e. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Oliver Laurence North (born October 7, 1943) is most well known for his involvement in the Iran-Contra Affair. ...


Hager has served as the director of Virginia's homeland security under Governors Jim Gilmore and Mark Warner. Hager was elected Lieutenant Governor of Virginia in 1997. Hager is believed to be the first disabled individual to serve in an elected statewide office in Virginia. James Stuart Jim Gilmore III (born October 6, 1949) is a Republican politician who was Governor of Virginia from 1998 to 2002. ... Mark Robert Warner (born December 15, 1954) is an American politician from the U.S. state of Virginia and a member of the Democratic Party. ... A Lieutenant Governor is a government official who is the subordinate or deputy of a Governor or Governor-General. ... Official language(s) English Capital Richmond Largest city Virginia Beach Area  Ranked 35th  - Total 42,774 sq mi (110,785 km²)  - Width 200 miles (320 km)  - Length 430 miles (690 km)  - % water 7. ... The term disability, as it is applied to humans, refers to any condition that impedes the completion of daily tasks using traditional methods. ...


In 2001, Hager ran for Governor of Virginia, but lost in the Republican primary to Virginia's then-Attorney General, Mark Earley. Mark L. Earley is an American politician. ...


He is married to his wife, Maggie, and has two sons, Jack and Henry. Henry is engaged to be married to President Bush's daughter, Jenna. [1] This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... Fiance and Fiancee redirect here. ... Jenna Welch Bush (born November 25, 1981, in Midland, Texas) is the daughter of U.S. President George W. Bush and First Lady Laura Bush. ...

Preceded by
Don Beyer
Lieutenant Governor of Virginia
1998 – 2002
Succeeded by
Tim Kaine

 
 

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